These files contain information and model forms to help a nonprofit that is seeking to incorporate as a tax-exempt nonprofit corporation in Texas.
Forming a Nonprofit Tax-Exempt Corporation in Texas, 2015 Edition – This how-to manual provides an overview of the steps to form a nonprofit corporation in Texas.
Model Certificate of Formation – A form for a Certificate of Formation for a Texas nonprofit corporation.
Model Bylaws – A sample form for bylaws for a non-membership nonprofit corporation.
Certificate of Formation & Bylaws Worksheet – A Certificate of Formation and Bylaws checklist for creating a Texas nonprofit corporation.
Sample Letter to Client with Instructions on Filing Articles – A sample attorney letter to a client with instructions on how to file articles of incorporation and other steps in formation of a nonprofit corporation.
Organizational Meeting of Newly Incorporated Texas Nonprofit Corporation – Guidelines for conducting and recording the first organizational meeting following incorporation with the Texas Secretary of State.
Forming a Nonprofit Child-Care Center – A manual on how to start a nonprofit child-care center in your community.
Home Grown: Legal Guide to Starting a Nonprofit Farmers’ Market in Texas, 2010 Edition – A manual on how to start a non-profit farmers’ market in your community.
Texas Comptroller Window on State Government. The Texas Comptroller’s Office is the the state’s tax collector, revenue estimator, economic forecaster and treasurer.