Legal Documents

paws4people, Inc. was incorporated as a nonstock corporation on July 6, 1999 in the Commonwealth octf Virginia.  paws4people received its 501(c)(3) charitable foundation status from the IRS on March 2, 2000.  On August 9, 2006, paws4people was re-classified by the IRS as a public charity with (501)(c)(3) tax exempt status under Code section 170(b)(1)(A)(vi).  paws4people’s EIN is: 54-1948479; paws4people’s most current IRS DLN is: 17053274781095.

paws4people, Inc. formed PAWS PTS|MST Centers, LLC, a single member limited liability company (SMLLC) under North Carolina law in July 2015:

PAWS PTS | MST Centers, LLC (EIN 47-4550098)

paws4people’s SMLLC is regarded by the IRS as a program of paws4people. The IRS considers a charitable gift to an SMLLC to be a charitable gift to paws4people. paws4people is the donee organization for purposes of the substantiation and disclosure required by the IRS.

paws4people, Inc. Charitable Gift Solicitation, Acceptance, and Revenue Administration Policy contains the policies and guidelines that paws4people applies to all charitable gifts.

paws4people, Inc. is registered as a foreign corporation in the following states:
paws4people, Inc. is required to register in certain states to solicit charitable gifts, and has been authorized to solicit charitable gifts in the following states:

paws4people Charitable State Fundraising and Solicitation Disclosure Statement contains a summary of the states in which we are registered to solicit charitable gifts, along with language required by state law to be reflected on receipts, solicitations, or pledge reminders. The language, font, and capitalization on the state-required language are intended to be compliant with applicable state law.

paws4people, Inc. is required to register and collect sales and use tax on sales through its Etsy store: