University of Minnesota
Tax Management Office

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The University's Exempt Status

Statue of Goldy Gopher 

The Tax Management Office has several helpful resources for explaining and substantiating the University's tax status.

Memo from the Tax Director - explains this status in detail

Letter from the IRS - copy of a letter from the IRS confirming our tax status

LTR 147C - Frequently we are asked to provide a letter from the IRS verifying our name and EIN (Employer Identification Number). Please see the letter from the IRS here.