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CN Advisory: Moderate Concern

Help the Vets

1613 East Livingston Street Orlando, FL 32803
tel: (407) 376-7000   Web Site
EIN: 46-1741446

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In January 2017, it came to the attention of Charity Navigator that Help the Vets, was the subject of an investigation by the State of Michigan's Attorney General's Office according to their press statement titled, "Schuette Files Cease and Desist Against Breast Cancer Charity Who Claimed to Raise Money for Research Grants." This investigation was subsequently settled when Help the Vets withdrew its application to register in the State of Michigan and agreed not to conduct operations in Michigan for five years (this restriction will expire on February 8, 2022). For more information, the press statement from the State of Michigan Attorney General's Office can be found here, and the settlement agreement entered into between the Michigan Attorney General and Help the Vets can be found here. For this reason, we have issued a Moderate Concern CN Advisory.


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EIN 46-1741446
Name in IRS Master File HELP THE VETS INC
NTEE Code W30
NTEE Classification Military, Veterans' Organizations
NTEE Type Public, Society Benefit - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date April, 2014
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
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  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013

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Help the Vets
1613 East Livingston Street
Orlando, FL 32803
tel: (407) 376-7000
EIN: 46-1741446

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