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Grant Program

The Taxation Section of the State Bar of Michigan is pleased to announce that it will make available funds of up to $10,000 for grants to qualifying organizations that provide taxpayer assistance to low income individuals.

Organizations seeking a grant should make a proposal to the Taxation Section by March 15, 2014. A grant proposal should include the following information:

  • The name, address, and phone number of the organization (including the name of a contact person).
  • The federal employer identification number of the organization.
  • A copy of the letter from the Internal Revenue Service qualifying the organization as tax-exempt.
  • The amount of funds sought and a detailed description of the proposed project or program, its goals, and the intended use of the grant money.
  • A description of other potential sources of funds.
  • A disclosure of any relationship between the organization and any current or former member of the Taxation Section Council.

For more information, please contact Council member Marla Carew at mscarew@carewlegal.com.

Requests can be sent to the Taxation Section by e-mail or regular mail as follows:

    SBM Taxation Section
    c/o Ms. Erin-leigh Sexton, Program Facilitator
    538 N. Division
    Ann Arbor, MI 48104
    P: (734) 662-0222
    F: (734) 662-8884
    E: erin@fw-pc.com

2010 Grant Awards

  1. Accounting Aid Society
  2. Legal Aid & Defender Association, Inc.
  3. U of M Low Income Tax Clinic
  4. Michigan Poverty Law Program
  5. MSU Low Income Tax Clinic
  6. Baxter Clinic
     

 

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