The Symposium For Professional Wine Writers in Saint Helena, California (CA)

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The Symposium For Professional Wine Writers
Employer Identification Number (EIN)061761208
Name of OrganizationThe Symposium For Professional Wine Writers
In Care of NameAnn Marie Conover
Address1030 Main St Ste 300, Saint Helena, CA 94574-2056
SubsectionEducational Organization, Literary Organization
Ruling Date07/2014
DeductibilityContributions are deductible
FoundationOrganization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public
OrganizationCorporation
Exempt Organization StatusUnconditional Exemption
Tax Period02/2014
Assets$100,000 to $499,999
Income$100,000 to $499,999
Filing Requirement990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Asset Amount$105,972
Amount of Income$150,395
Form 990 Revenue Amount$45,066
National Taxonomy of Exempt Entities (NTEE)Educational Institutions and Related Activities: Professional Societies, Associations


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Amount of income in 2014: $150,395 (it was $53,029 in 2013)
The Symposium For Professional Wine Writers: 

 $150,395
Other organizations performing similar types of work: 

 $66,372

Assets in 2014: $105,972 (it was $61,067 in 2013)
This organization: 

 $105,972
Other organizations performing similar types of work: 

 $50,683

Expenses in 2014: $36,944
This organization: 

 $36,944
Other organizations performing similar types of work: 

 $63,779

Income to expenses ratio in 2014: 4.1
This organization: 

 4.1
Other organizations performing similar types of work: 

 1.2

Grants share in income in 2014: 177.5%
The Symposium For Professional Wine Writers: 

 177.5%
Other organizations performing similar types of work: 

 1.7%

Financial snapshot ($)

Revenue for 2014

Revenue, Expenses, and Changes in Net Assets or Fund Balances
20102011201220132014
Total revenue$48,509$-117$20,259$53,029$45,066
Contributions, gifts, grants, and similar amounts received$65,000$69,034$80,000$80,000$80,000
Program service revenue including government fees and contracts$0$0$0$0$0
Membership dues and assessments$0$0$0$0$0
Investment income$0$0$0$0$0
Gain/Loss from sale of assets other than inventory$0$0$0$0$0
Net income/loss from gaming and fundraising events$-16,491$-69,151$-59,741$-26,971$-34,934
Gross income from gaming$0$0$0$0$0
Gross income from fundraising events$61,225$50,875$58,900$67,975$70,395
Less: direct expenses from gaming and fundraising events$77,716$120,026$118,641$94,946$105,329
Gross profit/loss from sales of inventory$0$0$0$0$0
Other revenue$0$0$0$0$0
Total expenses$7,590$35,674$47,104$44,929$36,944
Total net assets$76,839$41,048$14,203$22,303$30,425
Excess/Deficit for the year$40,919$-35,791$-26,845$8,100$8,122
Net assets or fund balances at beginning of year$35,920$76,839$41,048$14,203$22,303
Other changes in net assets or fund balances$0$0$0$0$0
Net assets or fund balances at end of year$76,839$41,048$14,203$22,303$30,425
Balance Sheets
20102011201220132014
Total assets$76,839$118,351$93,970$61,067$105,972
Total liabilities$0$77,303$79,767$38,764$75,547
Net assets or fund balances$76,839$41,048$14,203$22,303$30,425
Other Information
20102011201220132014
Did the organization engage in any significant activity not previously reported to the IRS?NoNoNoNoNo
Were any significant changes made to the organizing or governing documents?NoNoNoNoNo
Did the organization have unrelated business gross income of $1,000 or more during the year from business activitiesNoNoNoNoNo
Has the organization filed a Form 990-T for the year?NoNoNoNoNo
Did the organization undergo a liquidation, dissolution, termination, or significant disposition of net assets during the year?NoNoNoNoNo
Amount of political expenditures, direct or indirect$0$0$0$0$0
Did the organization file Form 1120-POL for this year?NoNoNoNoNo
Did the organization borrow from, or make any loans to, any officer, director, trustee, or key employee or were any such loans made in a prior year and still outstanding at the end of the tax year covered by this return?NoNoNoNoNo
Total amount involved$0$0$0$0$0
Initiation fees and capital contributions$0$0$0$0$0
Gross receipts for public use of club facilities$0$0$0$0$0
Did the organization engage in any section 4958 excess benefit transaction during the year, or did it engage in an excess benefit transaction in a prior year that has not been reported on any of its prior Forms 990 or 990-EZ?NoNoNoNoNo
At any time during the tax year, was the organization a party to a prohibited tax shelter transaction?NoNoNoNoNo
Reason for Public Charity Status (for 2014)
The organization is not a private foundation because it is:An organization that normally receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or from the general public described in section 170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Number of organizations supported0
Sum of amounts of support$0
Support Schedule for Organizations Described in Sections 170(b)(1)(A)(iv) and 170(b)(1)(A)(vi) (for 2010 - 2014)
2010 - 2014 Total
Public Support$374,034
Subtotal Support$374,034
Gifts, grants, contributions, and membership fees received$374,034
Tax revenues levied for the organization's benefit and either paid to or expended on its behalf$0
The value of services or facilities furnished by a governmental unit to the organization without charge$0
The portion of total contributions by each person (other than a governmental unit or publicly supported organization) that exceeds 2% of the total support$0
Total Support$374,034
Public Support$374,034
Gross income from interest, dividends, payments received on securities loans, rents, royalties and income from similar sources$0
Net income from unrelated business activities, whether or not the business is regularly carried on$0
Other income. Do not include gain or loss from the sale of capital assets$0
Gross receipts from related activities, etc.$309,370
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Number of organizations performing similar types of work
Alaska14
Alabama18
Arkansas13
Arizona20
California204
Colorado43
Connecticut28
District of Columbia29
Delaware5
Florida474
Georgia60
Hawaii13
Iowa18
Idaho13
Illinois107
Indiana35
Kansas19
Kentucky24
Louisiana24
Massachusetts64
Maryland48
Maine19
Michigan61
Minnesota55
Missouri31
Mississippi7
Montana16
North Carolina48
North Dakota3
Nebraska12
New Hampshire10
New Jersey50
New Mexico12
Nevada16
New York102
Ohio67
Oklahoma18
Oregon31
Pennsylvania70
Rhode Island10
South Carolina33
South Dakota6
Tennessee27
Texas134
Utah26
Virginia148
Vermont10
Washington63
Wisconsin29
West Virginia12
Wyoming9
International5
Total2,413

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