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Animals : Zoos and Aquariums

CN Advisory: High Concern

Dade City's Wild Things Zoo

37237 Meridian Avenue Dade City, FL 33525
tel: (813) 714-2555   Web Site
EIN: 05-0535204

 
 
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On May 15, 2013, the IRS automatically revoked the federal tax exemption status of Dade City's Wild Things Zoo for "failure to file a Form 990-series return or notice for three consecutive years." For this reason, we have issued a High Concern CN Advisory. For more information, please see the IRS register for tax-exempt organizations.

  • On October 5, 2017, The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services published a press statement titled, "Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services Sues Dade City's Wild Things." For more information, please see The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services press statement.

  • On February 6, 2018, The Tampa Bay Times published an article titled, "Wild Things president jailed in Missouri for sexual misconduct." For more information, please see The Tampa Bay Times article.


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

EIN 05-0535204
Name in IRS Master File Dade City's Wild Things Zoo
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NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification
Subsection  (View the list of codes)
Activities
Foundation Status
Deductibility
Affiliation
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Filing Requirement
Fiscal Year End
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Dade City's Wild Things Zoo
37237 Meridian Avenue
Dade City, FL 33525
tel: (813) 714-2555
EIN: 05-0535204

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