Corporate Changes, Mergers, and Dissolutions

These files contain information and procedures about making changes to a nonprofit corporation, including amending the articles, changing the name of the corporation, merging with another nonprofit corporation, and dissolving the corporation.

 

Corporate Changes

How to Amend Articles
This document provides a guide to amending the articles of incorporation of a nonprofit corporation.

Sample Certificate of Amendment, in MicroSoft Word
Sample Certificate of Amendment, in PDF
These sample Articles of Amendment are duplicates, but in different formats.

Sample Restated Certificate with Amendments, in MicroSoft Word
Sample Restated Certificate with Amendments, in PDF
These sample Restated Articles without Amendments are duplicates, just in different formats.

Sample Restated Certificate without Amendments, in MicroSoft Word
Sample Restated Certificate without Amendments, in PDF
These sample Restated Articles without Amendments are duplicates, just in different formats.

How to Change a Corporate Name
This document explains how to change the name of a nonprofit.

Sample Articles of Amendment for a Corporate Name Change in MicroSoft Word
This document provides a template Articles of Amendment that a nonprofit can use to change their corporate name.

Mergers, Consolidations and Dissolutions

Facts About Terminating or Merging Your Exempt Organization
This document was created by the IRS and can also be downloaded from the IRS website at http://www.irs.gov/pub/irs-tege/p4779.pdf

Tax Exempt Affiliations and Consolidations
This paper outlines important information about affiliations and consolidations of nonprofit corporations.

How to Terminate a Nonprofit in Texas
This document discusses the process of terminating a nonprofit corporation and provides samples of the various documents required.

Sample Certificate of Termination, in MicroSoft Word
Sample Certificate of Termination, in PDF
These downloads are duplicates of each other, in different formats. This document provides sample Articles of Dissolution for dissolving a nonprofit corporation.

Sample Resolution of Termination, in MicroSoft Word
Sample Resolution of Termination,
in PDF
These downloads are duplicates of each other, in different formats.

Sample Plan of Distribution, in MicroSoft Word
Sample Plan of Distribution, in PDF
These downloads are duplicates of each other, in different formats. The document is a sample plan for liquidating a corporation’s assets.

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