Nonprofit Law Resource Library
State-By-State Annual Compliance - Florida
Annual Filings for Florida Nonprofit Organizations
To view initial filing requirements for Florida nonprofit organizations, refer to our initial filings page:www.hurwitassociates.com/l_s_initial_fl.php.
Florida Department of State
Form: Annual ReportAnnual Reports must be filed online. To do so, use the following website:https://services.sunbiz.org/filings/AnnualReport/FilingStart Phone: (850) 245-6056
Due Date: May 1
Web Site: www.sunbiz.org
Filing Fee: $61.25
Internal Revenue Service
Form: Annual Return Form 990Internal Revenue Service
Due Date: 4 ½ months after end of fiscal year
Ogden, UT 84201-0027 Information: (800) 829-1040
Forms: (800) 829-3676
Web Site: www.irs.gov/charities
Filing Fee: $0
Public Charities: Please note that, along with the new Form 990, the IRS has instituted a "phase-in" period to allow organizations time to adjust to the new form. For a detailed "phase-in" chart, please refer to the IRS website to determine which form to file (Form 990, Form 990-EZ or Form 990-N).
Private Foundations: Submit Form 990PF, regardless of revenues.
Florida Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services
Form: DACS-10100Florida Dept. of Agriculture & Consumer Services
Due Date: Form must be filed prior to engaging in solicitation activities in Florida and must be renewed annually. A pre-printed renewal form will be mailed approximately 60 days in advance of renewal date.
Solicitation of Contributions
PO Box 6700
Tallahassee, FL 32314-6700 Phone: (850) 410-3800
Web Site: www.800helpfla.com
Filing Fee: $10-400 (depending on the amount of contributions received during the preceding fiscal year)
Notes: If gross receipts between $500,000-$1,000,000, submit reviewed financial statement with renewal.
If gross receipts above $1,000,000, submit audited financial statement with renewal.
Some organizations are exempt from registration/renewal. See website above for details.