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Miller Canfield Attorneys Discuss Critical Issues for Tax-Exempt Organizations in Michigan

January 20, 2006

Whether dealing with issues of governance, tax compliance or legal requirements, non-profits are faced with an ever-increasing pace of change. Attorneys from Miller Canfield, in conjunction with Lorman Educational Services, will discuss critical issues for tax-exempt organizations in Michigan at a one-day seminar on February 15th at the Holiday Inn Fairlane (5801 Southfield Service Dr., Detroit). Registration begins at 8:00 a.m.; sessions are 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Presented by Miller Canfield attorneys Lisa M. Berden, James W. Govert, Michael A. Indenbaum, Ryan J. Riehl, and David M. Thoms, the seminar will provide exempt organizations and their advisors with practical information and how-to advice on current issues and trends. Issues such as forming a non-profit corporation and gaining and maintaining tax-exempt status from the IRS; filing requirements; fraud; planned giving; and charitable contributions will be addressed.

Cost is $289 for a single registrant; $279 each for two or more. Register by phone at 866/352-9539 or email This program qualifies for Continuing Education Credits. Visit for more information.

The 350-attorney law firm of Miller, Canfield, Paddock and Stone, P.L.C. was established in Detroit in 1852 and has offices in Ann Arbor, Detroit, Grand Rapids, Howell, Kalamazoo, Lansing, Monroe, Saginaw, and Troy, Michigan. Other offices are located in New York City, Pensacola, Florida, Windsor, Ontario, and in Gdynia, Wroclaw, and Warsaw, Poland.