Getting Started with Nonprofit Organizations

Although many nonprofit and religious organizations are exempt from federal and state income tax, there is no similar broad exemption from California sales and use tax. While there is no general sales tax exclusion for nonprofit organizations, certain types of organizations are eligible for specific tax exemptions and exclusions.

You will find these tools helpful in registering or maintaining your account or researching valuable information about your nonprofit organization.


Online Registration — Register with us for your seller's permit, or add a business location to an existing account.

Filing and Payments

You may find these links helpful in determining which Income and Property tax exemptions you may qualify for.