All tax-exempt groups, including PTAs, must file tax returns
California State PTA is committed to providing information to help make your PTA aware of the latest state and federal requirements. Federal laws and new state laws require nonprofit groups, including PTAs, to file tax returns. Below is a list of the new requirements as they relate to PTAs for the federal IRS Form 990, for the State of California Franchise Tax Board and Attorney General's Registry of Charitable Trusts.
Note: For PTAs that require specific filing assistance, it is recommended that an accountant or tax professional specializing in nonprofit 501(c)3 organizations be consulted regarding all tax filings.
Additional Filing Requirements
PTA as an Employer
Handling Requests for Relief Assistance
Frequently Asked Questions
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