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Form 990: What the watchdogs are watching


Several years have passed since the IRS revamped Form 990, Return of Organization Exempt from Income Tax, to its current, voluminous core form, which often needs numerous additional schedules.

Nonprofit entities and tax preparers seem to be getting a handle on the new form despite continued IRS modifications and clarifications. They are also becoming more comfortable with the document being publicly available upon request and published on website such as Guidestar.org.

  Form 990: What the watchdogs are watching