Launched on May 12, 2015, #MEAction is a US non-profit organization registered in New Jersey. It was designated a 501(c)3 organization by the Internal Revenue Service in 2017. Donations to #MEAction are tax deductible for US taxpayers.
#MEAction’s fiscal year begins on October 1st and ends on September 30th.
#MEAction Network Inc – Form 1023 Exemption Application
IRS Determination Letter
Raised: $252,180. 00
Expenses: $202,632. 00
*In these years, #MEAction did not meet the minimum budget required to file a 990
**Organizations that qualify to file a 990-N instead of a 990 are small tax-exempt organizations whose annual gross receipts are normally $50,000 or less (see additional note below).
***The tax year was changed to 9/30 for the nine-month period ending 9/30/19 but that the prior years’ FS were prepared using a 9/30 year end. Two 2018 Form 990s were prepared – one on a calendar year basis for the 12-month period ended December 31, 2018 and one for the nine-month period ended September 30, 2019.
Additional note on $50k or less: An organization’s gross receipts are considered to be $50,000 or less if the organization:
Has been in existence for 1 year or less and received, or donors have pledged to give, $75,000 or less during its first taxable year;
Has been in existence between 1 and 3 years and averaged $60,000 or less in gross receipts during each of its first two tax years; and
Is at least 3 years old and averaged $50,000 or less in gross receipts for the immediately preceding 3 tax years (including the year for which calculations are being made).