|Part III Technical Requirements (Continued)|
|8 Is the organization a private foundation?|
[.. ] Yes (Answer question 9)
[X] No (Answer question 10 and proceed as instructed.)
|9 If you answered "Yes" to question 8, does the organization claim to be a private
[.. ] Yes (Complete Schedule E)
[.. ] No
After answering question 9 on this line, go to line 15 on page 7.
|10 If you answer "No" to question 8, indicate the public charity classification the
organization is requesting by checking the box below that most appropriately applies;|
THE ORGANIZATION IS NOT A PRIVATE FOUNDATION BECAUSE IT QUALIFIES:
|a [.. ] As a church or a convention or association of churches (CHURCHES MUST COMPLETE SCHEDULE A).||Sections 509(a)(1) and 170(b)(1)(A)(i)|
|b [.. ] As a school (MUST COMPLETE SCHEDULE B)||Sections 509(a)(1) and 170(b)(1)(A)(ii)|
|c [.. ] As a hospital or a cooperative hospital service organization, or a medical research organization operated in conjunction with a hospital (MUST COMPLETE SCHEDULE C).||Sections 509(a)(1) and 170(b)(1)(A)(iii)|
|d. [.. ] As a government unit described in section 170(c)(1)||Section(509(a)(1) and 170(b)(1)(A)(v)|
|e [.. ] As being operated solely for the benefit of, or in connection with, one or more of the organizations described in a through d, g, h, or i (MUST COMPLETE SCHEDULE D).||Section 509(a)(3)|
|f [.. ] As being organized and operated exclusively for testing for public safety.||Section 509(a)(4)|
|g [.. ] As being operated for the benefit of a college or university that is owned or operated by a governmental unit.||Section 509(a)(1) and 170(b)(1)(A)(iv)|
|h [X] As receiving a substantial part of its support in the form of contributions from publically supported organizations, from a governmental unit, or from the general public.||Section 509(a)(1) and 170(b)(1)(A)(iv)|
|i [.. ] As normally receiving not more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and more than one-third of its support from contributions, membership fees, and gross receipts from activities related to its exempt functions (subject to certain exceptions).||Section 509(a)(2)|
|j [.. ] The organization is a publicly supported organization but is not sure whether it meets the public support test of block h or block i. The organization would like the IRS to decide the proper classification.||Section 509(a)(1) and 170(b)(1)(A)(vi) or Section 509(a)(2)|
|If you checked one of the boxes a through f in question 10, go to question|
15. If you checked box g in question 10, go to questions 12 and 13.
If you checked box h, i, or j, in question 10, go to question 11.