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Which organizations must file a Form 5227?
Form 5227 must be filed by all charitable remainder trusts described in section 664; all pooled income funds described in section 642(c)(5); and all other trusts such as charitable lead trusts that meet the definition of a split-interest trust under section 4947(a)(2), unless certain exceptions apply (see General Instructions of the Form 5227 Instructions).

When is Form 5227 due?
Form 5227 is due by April 15 of each year. If the due date falls on a Saturday, Sunday, or legal holiday, the organization can file the return on the next business day. More information can be found at the Form 5227 Instructions.

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For more information on tax-exempt organizations see Tax Information for Charities & Other Non-Profits.


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