Issuing Donation Acknowledgments Before Receiving Tax-Exempt Recognition from the IRS

When a new ministry is in the process of being formed, it is common for givers to make gifts to the ministry and to desire an acknowledgments that may be used for tax-deduction purposes. The question often arises whether and when the new ministry can legitimately issue charitable acknowledgments.

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