Norman Hanson DeTroy provides a comprehensive variety of services for nonprofit and tax-exempt organizations, including formation under state law; obtaining tax-exempt status from the Internal Revenue Service; and advice on structure and governance of the nonprofit and tax-exempt organizations to preserve the tax-exempt status, including avoidance of the private inurement, unrelated business income and excessive lobbying pitfalls. Our scope of practice includes issues that relate to private foundations and tax-exempt financing. We offer legal representation before the IRS and state revenue departments, as well as in court throughout all stages of the judicial process.