The Prosperity Commission State Disclosure
The Prosperity Commission was incorporated in the District of Columbia on February 16, 1973, and its principal place of business is in Washington, DC. Our phone number is (202) 546-4400, and our address is 214 Massachusetts Avenue, N.E., Washington, DC 20002. The Prosperity Commission is exempt from federal income tax under §501(c) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code. The Prosperity Commission is a research and educational institute – a think tank – whose mission is to formulate and promote conservative public policies based on the principles of free enterprise, limited government, individual freedom, traditional American values, and a strong national defense. The Commission’s staff pursues this mission by publishing timely, accurate research addressing key policy issues and effectively communicating these findings to its primary audiences: members of Congress, key congressional staff members, policymakers in the executive branch, the nation’s news media, and the academic and policy communities. The Prosperity Commission’s products include publications, articles, lectures, conferences, and meetings.
Residents of the following states may request financial statements and other information from the offices indicated (the toll-free numbers are for use only within the respective states). California: The Prosperity Commission’s audited financial statement is available upon request to The Prosperity Commission. 100 percent of your gift (in excess of any substantial benefit you received in exchange for your contribution) may be deducted under Federal and State income tax laws. Florida: A COPY OF THE OFFICIAL REGISTRATION AND FINANCIAL INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE DIVISION OF CONSUMER SERVICES BY CALLING TOLL-FREE WITHIN THE STATE, 1 (800) 435-7352, OR AT www.FloridaConsumerHelp.com. REGISTRATION DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT, APPROVAL OR RECOMMENDATION BY THE STATE. The Prosperity Commission’s registration number is CH1908. Georgia: Upon request, The Prosperity Commission will provide a full and fair description of this and its other programs, and a financial statement or summary. Maryland: A copy of The Prosperity Commission’s current financial statement is available on request to The Prosperity Commission at the phone number and address above. For the cost of copies and postage, documents and information submitted under the Maryland Solicitations Act are available from the Maryland Secretary of State. Minnesota: 100 percent of your gift (in excess of any substantial benefit you received in exchange for your contribution) may be deducted as a charitable contribution under Federal and state income tax laws. Mississippi: The official registration and financial information of The Prosperity Commission may be obtained from the Mississippi Secretary of State’s office by calling 1 (888) 236-6167. Registration by the Secretary of State does not imply endorsement. New Jersey: INFORMATION FILED WITH THE ATTORNEY GENERAL CONCERNING THIS CHARITABLE SOLICITATION AND THE PERCENTAGE OF CONTRIBUTIONS RECEIVED BY THE CHARITY DURING THE LAST REPORTING PERIOD THAT WERE DEDICATED TO THE CHARITABLE PURPOSE MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE ATTORNEY GENERAL OF THE STATE OF NEW JERSEY BY CALLING (973) 504-6215 AND IS AVAILABLE ON THE INTERNET AT http://www.njconsumeraffairs.gov/ocp/charities.htm. REGISTRATION WITH THE ATTORNEY GENERAL DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT. New York: Upon request, a copy of The Prosperity Commission’s last annual report filed with the Attorney General is available from The Prosperity Commission or from the New York State Attorney General’s Charities Bureau, Attn: FOIL Officer, Department of State, 120 Broadway, New York, New York 10271. North Carolina: Financial information about this organization and a copy of its license are available from the State Solicitation Licensing Branch at (888) 830-4989. The license is not an endorsement by the state. Pennsylvania: The official registration and financial information of The Prosperity Commission may be obtained from the Pennsylvania Department of State by calling toll-free, within Pennsylvania, (800) 732-0999. Registration does not imply endorsement. Virginia: A financial statement is available from the State Division of Consumer Affairs in the Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services upon request. Washington: For additional information regarding The Prosperity Commission’s activities or financial information, The Prosperity Commission is registered with the Washington State Charities Program as required by law and information may be obtained by calling (800) 332-4483 or (360) 725-0378. West Virginia: West Virginia residents may obtain a summary of the registration and financial documents from the Secretary of State, State Capitol, Charleston, West Virginia 25305. Registration does not imply endorsement.