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I'm with an NGO registered in Sweden and I need to know what

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I'm with an NGO registered in Sweden and I need to know what kind of paperwork I must file to collect donations from the USA. Thank you!
Submitted: 7 days ago.
Category: Tax
Expert:  Tyrone J. Taylor replied 7 days ago.

Good afternoon,

I am an Enrolled Agent, authorized to represent taxpayers in front of the IRS.

I believe I need more information from you. If you are seeking to become a registered 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization (which means your NGO is exempt from paying taxes, and donations to your organization by individual US taxpayers are tax-deductible, there is a great deal of paperwork your organization may need to fill out. You will have to form an entity on both the federal and state level. It you are going to be seeking funding from US foundations and other non-profit organizations, the requirement is not as onerous.

So, what level of donations are you looking for?

Customer: replied 6 days ago.
Largely individuals.

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