Virginia Fundraising Registration Requirements

Virginia Fundraising Registration Requirements

Virginia law requires that charitable organizations and institutions that solicit contributions in or from this state register with the Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services. The Virginia law governing charity registration is found in Code of Virginia 57-48 to 57-69.

To register in Virginia:

Complete the Form 102 – Registration Statement and mail to:

      Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
      PO Box 526
      Richmond, VA 23218

Initial Filing Fee: Sliding scale fee up to $425

Requirements: Governing Documents and either IRS Form 990 or Audited Financial Statement

Annual Renewal: Yes

Annual Renewal Fee: Sliding scale fee up to $325

Extension Available: Yes

Does charitable registration require Corporate Registration: No

Does charitable registration require a Registered Agent: No

Virginia offers Educational, Hospital and Religious Exemptions.

Please contact us if you would like us to complete your registrations for you.