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Legal Advice on what is the rule when it comes to charity's paying staff?

Glens Falls, NY |
Filed under: Business

I am trying to find out if i would have to pay taxes if I start a charity and keep some of the money to pay myself and staff.

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Absolutely! You also may disqualify the tax exempt status. You need a tax and nonprofit attorney right away.

I hope this helps!

Ron Cappuccio

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Consult with a business lawyer, a not for profit lawyer, and a tax accountant before you do anything.

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