Expenditure responsibility is a 5-step procedure that is designed to ensure that foundation funds are used for exclusively charitable purposes.
When a private foundation makes a grant to an organization that is not classified by the IRS as tax-exempt, it is required by law to ensure that the funds are spent for charitable purposes and not for private or political activities. Find FAQs, rules and sample policies to ensure your grants to "non-charities" are for charitable purposes.
In-Depth knowledge on Expenditure Responsibility
A tool to help private foundations determine when to use expenditure responsibility for grants to public charities.
Editable grant agreement for grants requiring expenditure responsibility.
Use this flowchart to determine if grants from donor advised funds require expenditure responsibility.
The basics of equivalency determination and expenditure responsibility and when to use either option in global grantmaking.