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IRS will discuss tax issues for nonprofits at Lawrence Tech June 10

Release Date: May 31, 2011

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., May 31, 2011 ­– The Center for Nonprofit Management at Lawrence Technological University will host a series of conversations with Internal Revenue Service (IRS) professionals on three areas of accountability for 501(c)(3) charitable nonprofit organizations beginning on Friday, June 10.

All three sessions will be held from 9-11 a.m. in room M218 of the Buell Management Building on the Lawrence Tech campus at 21000 West Ten Mile Road in Southfield.  The cost is $25 per session or $60 for all three.

Participants can register online at or download a registration form to send in with a check. For more information, contact Lawrence Tech’s Center for Nonprofit Management at (248) 204-3095 or

The June 10 session will cover the latest information on IRS forms and filing.

The second session on Thursday, July 21, will cover unrelated business income and how to report it.

The third session on Friday, Sept. 23, will explore the tax issues involved with various types of employment, including independent contractors and consultants.

Lawrence Technological University,, offers more than 100 undergraduate, master’s and doctoral degree programs in the Colleges of Architecture and Design, Arts and Sciences, Engineering and Management. Founded in 1932, the 4,500-student, private university pioneered evening classes and today has a growing number of weekend and online programs. Lawrence Tech’s 102-acre campus is in Southfield, and programs are also offered in Detroit, Lansing, Petoskey and Traverse City. Lawrence Tech also offers programs with partner universities in Canada, Mexico, Europe, the Middle East and Asia.