About the Author
JODY BLAZEK, CPA, is a partner in Blazek & Vetterling, LLP, an accounting firm that focuses on financial planning, tax compliance, and auditing for tax-exempt organizations and the individuals who create, fund, and work for them. She is also a founding director of Texas Accountants and Lawyers for the Arts and a board member of the Anchorage Foundation, Houston Artists Fund, River Pierce Foundation, and the Planned Giving Council of Houston. Blazek’s nonprofit concentration began when she worked at KPMG Peat Marwick and continued when she served as chief financial officer of the Menil Foundation. She is the author of Tax Planning and Compliance for Tax-Exempt Organizations, Third Edition. She received her BBA from the University of Texas at Austin and attended South Texas School of Law.
Table of ContentsIntroductory Concepts.
Structuring the Organization for Fiscal Strength.
Financing the Dream.
Special Financial Tools.
Obtaining and Maintaining Tax-Exempt Status.