DIY Tax Exempt Application: Resources to help you apply for 501c3 Tax Exempt Status

I have several resources to help homeschool organizations apply for tax exempt status themselves using the IRS Form 1023 or 1023-EZ. This give you assurance that your application will be successful in getting 501c3 status.

Is my organization eligible to file the shorter Form 1023-EZ?

3 Webinar Set

These three webinars will explain how to start a nonprofit, apply for 501c3 status and what to do after you are a 501c3 tax exempt organization.

Webinars can all be purchased separately as well.

The 3-webinar set sells for $50.

Book The IRS and Your Homeschool Organization.

The information in this book has been helpful to homeschool support groups, co-ops, music and sports groups and will help you understand:

  • The benefits of 501(c)(3) status
  • The disadvantages too!
  • What it takes to make the IRS happy
  • What your state requires
  • Why your organization should consider becoming a nonprofit corporation
  • What is the difference between nonprofit incorporation and tax exemption
  • IRS requirements after you are tax exempt

Review your self-prepared Form 1023
HomeschoolCPA will review your self-prepared Form 1023 or 1023-EZ and supporting documents (Articles of Incorporation, bylaws, budget) and offer comments and tips for speedy approval by the IRS.

Cost: $100/hour. Typically 2-6 hours.

HomeschoolCPA is no longer preparing the longer IRS Form 1023 Application for 501c3 status. I recommend you contact They work with homeschool groups and their fees are very reasonable!