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Legal Forms and Publications

Legal Forms and Publications

Download official Lions Clubs International legal documents, publications, forms and applications.

Constitution & By-Laws

  • Constitution – International Association of Lions Clubs Constitution and By-Laws (Revised 6/16) (la1.pdf)
  • Constitution – District Constitution and By-Laws (Revised 7/16) (la4.pdf)
  • Constitution – Multiple District Constitution and By-laws (Revised 6/16) (la5.pdf)
  • Constitution – Lions Club Constitution and By-laws (Revised 6/16) (la2.pdf)
  • Official Notice of Amendments (2017-notice-amendments.pdf)
  • 2017 Convention Call (2017-convention-call.pdf)

Board Policy Manual

Trademark Policies

Incorporation, Foundation & Registered Agent Resources

Lions Clubs International has a relationship with Corporation Service Company, a commercial registered agent and company formation service provider. CSC can assist clubs with registered agent services or the formation of a 501(c)(3) entity or foundation. CSC can be reached at 1-800-927-9800 or lionsclubs@cscglobal.com

Candidate Information

  • Qualifications/Information for Candidates for International Office (Revised 12/14) (candidate_info.pdf)
  • Endorsement Form for Third Vice President/International Director Candidates (Revised 07/16)(endorsement_form.pdf)
  • The International Director - Service and Direction Through Leadership (Revised 6/09) (pr751.pdf)

Insurance

Tax

  • New Internal Revenue Service Requirement for Section 501(c)(4) Organizations – Form 8976 (Added 9/1/2016)
  • Public comment letter (letter-Form8976.pdf)
  • IRS – Frequently Asked Questions – New Annual Electronic Notice - ePostcard (Revised 7/13) (irs_faq.pdf)
  • Tax – Unrelated Business Income Tax (Revised 9/05) (ubit.pdf)
  • Chart of State Nonprofit Registration & Solicitation Requirements Resources (Revised 2/13) (nonprofit_reg_state.pdf)
  • Instructions For Reinstatement of Tax-Exempt Status (Revised 7/13) (tax-exempt_reinstatement.pdf)
  • Tax Issues and Regulations affecting Lions Clubs and Leadership (Revised 7/13) (tax_reg_lions.pdf)

Election Guidelines

  • District Election Guidelines (Effective 7/16) (lg23.pdf)
  • DG/VDG Election Complaints Procedures (Revised 3/16) (dgvdg_election.pdf)

Dispute Resolution Procedures

Other Policies

Executive Summaries

callout section

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