Rhode Island Fundraising Registration Requirements
Rhode Island law requires that charitable organizations and institutions that solicit contributions in or from this state register with the State of Rhode Island. The Rhode Island law governing charity registration is found in R.I.G.I. Title 7, Ch. 7.6; Title 5.
To register in Rhode Island:
Complete the Charitable Organizations Application and mail to:
State of Rhode Island
John O. Pastore Center, Bldg. 69, 1st Floor
1511 Pontiac Avenue
Cranston, RI 02920
Initial Filing Fee: $90
Requirements: Governing Documents, IRS Form 990 and Financial Statement
Annual Renewal: Yes
Annual Renewal Fee: $90
Extension Available: Yes
Does charitable registration require Corporate Registration: No
Does charitable registration require a Registered Agent: No
Rhode Island offers Educational, Hospital and Religious Exemptions.
Please contact us if you would like us to complete your registrations for you.