Who needs a CRI-300R Form?
Form CRI-300R, which is a Long-Form Renewal Registration/Verification Statement must be submitted by charitable organizations located or doing business in New Jersey if gross contributions they receive equal or do not exceed $25, 000 per year. In case when an organization’s amount of yearly contributions are less than $10, 000, and it does not have other parties perform fund-raising activities on its behalf, such organization is allowed not to register.
What is CRI-300R Form for?
A charitable organization must use NJ form CRI-300R to file an initial registration or for its annual renewal. This statement is designed to provide the facts and financial status of the organization by the end of the fiscal year.
Is CRI-300R Form accompanied by other forms?
The organizations, which are initial registrants, must accompany the fillable form CRI-300R with the photocopies of their bylaws, the certificates of incorporation, constitution, agreement of association, and the IRS determination letter.
The previously registered organizations must submit the most recent IRS Form 990 and Schedule A if they were filed within the reporting year. If the necessary charity’s documents have been amended in a particular way, their photocopies must be attached to the CRI-300R form. There is a checklist of more detailed provisions on required attachments on the last page of the fillable form.
When is CRI-300R Form due?
The initial registration statements must be completed before soliciting in New Jersey.
The registered charity organization are required to file the statement on an annual basis, within six months after the fiscal year-end.
How do I fill out CRI-300R Form?
Broadly put, the form must identify the organization (through its full legal name, identification number, legal address, contact information) and provide answers to “yes/no” questions as for th? charity’s activities.
The completed form must be signed by the organization’s two authorized officers, including the chief financial officer.
Where do I send the CRI-300R Form?
The completed form along with all the required attachments must be sent to New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs, Charities Registration & Investigation Section,