Certification & Tax-exempt Status

Certification & Tax-exempt Status
The Certificate of Incorporation for the Russell Foundation was issued by the Secretary of State of Texas on December 17, 2004.

The Russell Foundation holds IRS tax-exempt status under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code (effective December 17, 2004) per IRS determination letter dated June 16, 2005.

The Foundation is qualified to receive tax deductible bequests, devises, transfers of gifts under Section 2055, 2106 or 2522 of the Code.

According to the IRS determination letter, the Russell Foundation is a Private Foundation within the meaning of Section 509 (a) of the Code.