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State-By-State Annual Compliance - New Jersey

Annual Filings for New Jersey Nonprofit Organizations

To view initial filing requirements for New Jersey nonprofit organizations, refer to our initial filings

  1. New Jersey Department of the Treasury

    Form: Annual Report
    Due Date: Last day of the anniversary month of the entity's formation in New Jersey

    Web Site:
    Filing Fee: $25
    Notes: This form must be completed online. For more information, refer to the following web page:
  2. Internal Revenue Service

    Form: Annual Return Form 990
    Due Date: 4 ½ months after end of fiscal year

    Internal Revenue Service
    Ogden, UT 84201-0027
    Information: (800) 829-1040
    Forms: (800) 829-3676
    Web Site:
    Filing Fee: $0
    Public Charities: 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.
  3. New Jersey Attorney General

    Form: CRI-200 or CRI-300R and copy of IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ
    Due Date: 6 months after end of fiscal year

    New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs
    Charities Registration & Investigation Section
    PO Box 45021
    Newark, NJ 07101
    Information: (973) 504-6215
    Web Site:
    Filing Fee: $30-$250 (depending on gross contributions)
    Notes: The late fee is $25.

    If gross contributions over $25,000, or the organization contracted with a professional fundraiser, file form CRI-300R.

    Organizations that file form CRI-300R and have over $500,000 in gross revenues must also submit a certified audit.

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