2307 S. Rural Road, Tempe, Arizona 85282 | T: (602) 456-0071

Caritas Law Group, P.C. (formerly, Carter Law Group, P.C.)  provides corporate, tax, regulatory and general business advice to nonprofit, tax-exempt, and mission based businesses.

With over 20 years experience, Caritas Law Group serves nonprofits of all types and sizes including: private foundations, public charities, hospitals and healthcare organizations, support organizations, charter schools, trade associations, social welfare organizations, economic development efforts, and nonprofits operating or making grants abroad.

Our clients also include donors making significant or complex gifts, businesses forming foundations and engaging in cause-marketing campaigns, as well as nonprofit founders considering the best philanthropic vehicle to meet their needs.

Specifically, Caritas Law Group provides advice and counsel with respect to the following:

  • Nonprofit Formation and Dissolution
  • Public Charity Rules and Regulations
  • Private Foundation Rules and Regulations
  • Nonprofit Governance
  • Merger, Acquisition, and Affiliation
  • International Operations and Grants
  • Revenue generating activities
  • Contract Drafting and Review
  • Creation of Subsidiaries and Affiliates
  • Charitable Solicitation Registration
  • Commercial Co-venturer Advice and  Registration
  • Unrelated Business Income
  • Complex Gifts and Grants including Naming Rights
  • Endowments
  • Protecting Donor Intent
  • Lobbying and Political Activity
  • Affiliated organization issues
  • Hospital corporate and tax matters
  • Healthcare Conversion Foundations
  • Advice Regarding Private Inurement and Excess Benefit
  • Joint Ventures
  • Governance Policies and Procedures
  • Board Training
  • Charter School Formation, Governance, Restructuring, and Compliance
  • Charter Management Organization Governance, Restructuring, and Compliance
  • IRS Audits