Michigan Fundraising Registration Requirements

Michigan law requires that charitable organizations and institutions that solicit contributions in or from this state register with the Department of the Attorney General. The Michigan law governing charity registration is found in MCLA Chapter 400, Act 169; Nonprofit Corporation Act 162 of 1982.

To register in Michigan:

Complete the Charitable Organization Registration Statement and mail to:

      Department of the Attorney General
      Charitable Trust Section
      PO Box 30214
      Lansing, MI 48909

Initial Filing Fee: $0

Requirements: Governing Documents, IRS Form 990 and Financial Statement

Annual Renewal: Yes

Annual Renewal Fee: $0

Extension Available: Yes

Does charitable registration require Corporate Registration: No

Does charitable registration require a Registered Agent: Yes

Please contact us if you would like us to complete your registrations for you.