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Landmark Legal Foundation

Landmark Legal Foundation -- defending the Constitution since 1976.

two stars

77.15

3100 Broadway Suite 1210
Kansas City, MO 64111
tel: (816) 931-5559   Web Site
EIN: 51-0203802

Board Leadership
Mark R. Levin
Chairman

CEO
Richard P. Hutchison
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 77.15 two stars
  Financial 76.34 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 78.00 two stars
This rating was published 12/20/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Landmark Legal Foundation is a national public interest law firm committed to preserving the principles of limited government, separation of powers, and federalism. Landmark advances an originalist approach to the Constitution - that the words in the Constitution mean what they say - and defends our nation's bedrock principle of liberty.

Landmark Legal Foundation is a national public interest law firm committed to preserving the principles of limited government, separation of powers, and federalism. Landmark advances an originalist approach to the Constitution - that the words in the Constitution mean what they say - and defends our nation's bedrock principle of liberty.

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Financial

two stars

76.34

Accountability & Transparency

two stars

78.00

This rating was published 12/20/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
72.2%
  Administrative Expenses 8.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 19.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.25
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.18
  Program Expenses Growth -3.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Landmark Legal Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Landmark Legal Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Landmark Legal Foundation (MO) 77.15 two stars
Center for Constitutional Rights (NY) 91.62 four stars
Americans for Immigrant Justice (FL) 94.58 four stars
Houston Volunteer Lawyers Program (TX) 89.88 three stars
And Justice for All (UT) 92.09 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,046,721
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,046,721
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,046,721
   Other Revenue $29,057
TOTAL REVENUE $1,075,778
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,153,589
   Administrative Expenses $122,953
   Fundraising Expenses $269,968
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,546,510
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-470,732
   
Net Assets $5,332,354

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 12/20/2019 77.15 two stars
2017-12 06/01/2019 70.69 two stars
2016-12 12/01/2017 69.76 one star
2015-12 04/01/2017 70.88 two stars
2014-12 12/21/2016 70.35 two stars

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 51-0203802
Name in IRS Master File LANDMARK LEGAL FOUNDATION
NTEE Code I83
NTEE Classification Public Interest Law, Litigation
NTEE Type Crime, Legal-Related
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (460) Public interest litigation 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 November, 1976
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$230,495 14.90% Richard P. Hutchinson President

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Landmark Legal Foundation (MO) 77.15 two stars
Americans for Immigrant Justice (FL) 94.58 four stars
Chicago Legal Clinic (IL) 88.29 three stars
New York Lawyers for the Public Interest (NY) 92.31 four stars
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Charity Contact Info

Landmark Legal Foundation
3100 Broadway
Suite 1210
Kansas City, MO 64111
tel: (816) 931-5559
fax: (816) 931-1115
EIN: 51-0203802

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Board Leadership

Mark R. Levin
Chairman

CEO

Richard P. Hutchison
President

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