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For FUNDRAISERS What are the necessary governmental permits,

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What are the necessary governmental permits, registrations, approvals with respect to fundraising activities in the District of Columbiar.
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Business Law
Expert:  Richard - Bizlaw replied 9 months ago.

Hello, my name is ***** ***** I will try to help you. Please remember I just report or interpret the law, so the outcome may not be what you hoped for.

What type of fund raiser are you doing? Are you a non profit organization?

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Fund raising for an initiative to be on the Ballot in Washington, DC. The company is NOT a non profit
Expert:  Richard - Bizlaw replied 9 months ago.

I will do some research and get back to you.

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Thanks !
Expert:  Richard - Bizlaw replied 9 months ago.

The requirements to carry on the type of activity you describe is governed by the DC Municipal Code 30 in Section 3009. I have attached the regulations for your benefit. Look at Section 3009. As for literature, here is link to another site that you can refer to.

These provide the guidance on the rules and reporting requirements you must adhere to in doing your solicitation.

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