|In keeping with our stated value of transparency, and to be in compliance with the regulations regarding public disclosure for non-profit 501(c)(3) public charities in the United States, we have placed on this page links to a number of legal documents and government required reports which are to be available for public inspection. In addition, we have provided links to important organizational policies and standards that have been formally adopted by the Avivara Board of Directors.
These documents have been organized into the following categories:
♦ U.S. and Washington State Incorporation and Charitable Registration Documents
♦ Republic of Guatemala Incorporation/Registration Documents (in Spanish)
♦ U.S. Internal Revenue Service Documents, Applications, and Annual Tax Returns
♦ Avivara Organizational Policies and Operating Standards
Avivara U.S. Internal Revenue Service 501(c)(3) Public Charity Documents and 990 Annual Reports
Avivara received its determination as a tax-deductible 501(c)(3) public charity from the United States Internal Revenue Service on December 30, 2008. As per the IRS, that determination was retroactive to Avivara's date of incorporation, February 20, 2008.
IRS Determination Letter for Avivara as a 501(c)(3) Tax-Deductible Public Charity
Avivara 501(c)(3) Form 1023 Application Documents Portfolio
(This portfolio is a compilation file that contains all of the documents submitted to the IRS in support of Avivara's application for recognition of exception as a 501c3 tax-deductible public charity. This is a relatively large file and may take several minutes to download.)
Copies of Avivara's annual 990 reports to the U.S. Internal Revenue Service can be found on the 501(c)(3)/990 Reports page on our website.