|part II Activities and Operational Information (Continuing)|
|8 What assets does the organization have that are used in the performance of its exempt
function? (Do not include property investment income.) If any assets are not fully
operational, explain their status, what additional steps remain to be completed, and
when such final steps will be taken. If "None", indicate "N/A".|
|9 Will the organization be the beneficiary of tax-exempt bond financing within the next
2 years?||[.. ] Yes [X] No|
|10 a Will any of the organization's facilities or operations be managed by another
organization or individual under a contractual agreement?||[.. ] Yes [X] No|
|b Will the organization be a party to any leases? If either of these questions is answered
"Yes", attach a copy of the contracts and explain the relationship between the applicant
and the other parties.||[.. ] Yes [X] No|
|11 Is the organization a membership organization? If "Yes" complete the following:||[X] Yes [.. ] No|
|a Describe the organization's membership requirements and attach a schedule of membership fees and dues.|
No fees or dues are required. Membership in the organization is open to those individuals who have earned voting rights in the Troubled Times teams by virtue of their handiwork, a peer-to-peer determination.
b Describe the organization's present and proposed efforts to attract members and attach a copy of any descriptive literature or promotional material used for this purpose.
The international Troubled Times teams at ../thub.htm, are growing exponentially via Internet links and exposure. See also Article 8 of the Bylaws: Membership.
c What benefits do (or will) the members receive in exchange for their payment of dues? N/A
|12 a If the organization provides benefits, services, or products, are the recipients
required, or will they be required, to pay for them? If "Yes" explain how the charges are
determined and attach a copy of the current fee schedule.||[.. ] Yes [X] No|
[.. ] N/A
|b Does or will the organization limit its benefits, services, or products to specific
individuals or classes of individuals? If "Yes" explain how the recipients or
beneficiaries are or will be selected.||[.. ] Yes [X] No|
[.. ] N/A
|13. Does or will the organization attempt to influence legislation? If "Yes", explain.
Also, give an estimate of the percentage of the organization's time and funds that it
devotes or plans to devote to this activity.||[.. ] Yes [X] No|
|14 Does or will the organization intervene in any way in political campaigns, including
the publication or distribution of statements?||[.. ] Yes [X] No|