Do you have questions about the exemption of your church or nonprofit organization? Wondering if your organization’s exemption is still valid? Have you lost (or can no longer find 😊) your federal income tax exemption determination letter? Have you been able to confirm that your organization is, in fact, exempt from income tax but need a copy of the determination letter to prove it to contributors and grantors?
You may request an affirmation letter from the IRS. The affirmation letter serves the same purpose as the original determination letter. Organizations can generally contact Customer Account Services by phone, letter, or fax to request an affirmation letter. A letter or fax requesting an affirmation letter must include your organization’s
- full name
- Employer Identification Number and
- authorized signature (an officer or