On May 29, 2009, the determined that the National Pancreatic Cancer Foundation was exempt from from Federal income tax under section 501(c) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code. They further determined that we were a public charity.
The IRS states that nonprofit organizations must make their three most recent annual returns publicly available. Congress’s reasoning behind this law was to allow the general public access to the returns of organizations and trusts that accept donations from the public.
There are several documents that are covered under the disclosure law, including IRS Forms 990, 990-EZ, and an organization’s letter of determination. Ours are provided below. Please click on the name of the document you wish to view.