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I have a small business in NJ listed as an LLC. I do work for

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charity organizations also. Can I...
I have a small business in NJ listed as an LLC. I do work for charity organizations also. Can I apply for nonprofit?
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Thank you for the post, I am happy to assist you by answering your questions. Yes, but you would have to change your company from an LLC to an corporation, as non-profit status is not current available to LLCs in your state. Please let me know if you need additional guidance.
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LLC Nonprofit is not available in NJ? Could I have the nonprofit with another state? My work is in Pa. and NJ.
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Yes, you could establish a non profit LLC in another state, though PA does not recognize nonprofit LLCs either. In order to establish your non-profit LLC you would have to do so in a state that recognizes this entity type, but you would still have a to register in the states where the LLC actually operates as a foreign LLC, and it therefore may not be worthwhile to do a dual registration as you would not realize any tax savings from the states that do not recognize nonprofit LLCs. Please let me know if you need additional guidance.
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