Nonprofit Law Resource Library
State-By-State Annual Compliance - New Jersey
Annual Filings for New Jersey Nonprofit Organizations
New Jersey Department of the Treasury
Form: Annual ReportWeb Site: www.state.nj.us
Due Date: Last day of the anniversary month of the entity's formation in New Jersey
Filing Fee: $25
Notes: This form must be completed online. For more information, refer to the following web page: http://www.state.nj.us/treasury/revenue/dcr/programs/ann_rpt.shtml.
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.
New Jersey Attorney General
Form: CRI-200 or CRI-300R and copy of IRS Form 990 or 990-EZNew Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs
Due Date: 6 months after end of fiscal year
Charities Registration & Investigation Section
PO Box 45021
Newark, NJ 07101
Information: (973) 504-6215
Web Site: www.state.nj.us
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.