Top nonprofit law resources

If you are looking to cover the most ground in the fewest resources, consult the following resources. For more on each topic, visit the other pages in this section. Resources are current for Ontario corporations only.

Incorporating
Not-for-Profit Incorporator’s Handbook, Ministry of the Attorney General

Planning board or members meetings
Pre-Meeting Fundamentals for Ontario Not-For-Profit Corporations, Torkin Manes

Keeping records
Corporate Record Keeping, Miller Thomson

Taking minutes
Do We Have to Put All That in the Minutes?, Miller Thomson

Paying taxes
Not-for-profits, taxes and exemptions, Ministry of Government and Consumer Services

Understanding director duties
Directors’ Legal Duties and Liabilities, Carters

Understanding member rights
Form 2.01 – Members Legal Requirements and Governance Principles, Governance Centre of Excellence

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Complaining
Complaining About Charities, Ontario’s Public Guardian and Trustee

 

Reviewed: August 2017