Postal 473 Part B – Application To Mail Non Profit
Where does the customer sign the form?
The applicant (customer) signs the form in Box 12.
Which of the following is NOT an acceptable entry for Box 1?
Box 1 requires an organization’s name (e.g., A and D) or a voting official’s name (B).
If Wiliam McDermott, Voting Registrar, Tioga County, NY is filling out the application, which entry should be checked in Box 6?
Since William is a Voting Registrar, the voting registration box should be checked.
In which box does the postal representative enter the fee for applying for Nonprofit Standard Mail Rates?
There is no application fee required
Which of the following is a correct entry for Box 4?
Box 7 requires a telephone number that includes the area code.
Which of the following is a correct entry for Box 7?
Which is a correct entry for Box 2?
Box 2 requires a street address, not city/state, zipcode, or organization name.
If a Religious Philanthropic organization is applying, which entry should they check in Box 6?
Check only one category that represents the primary purpose of the organization. Only one entry is allowed in Box 6. If an organization is covered by two categories, the primary category should be chosen.
Where does the applicant enter their name?
The applicant’s name should go in Box 5.
If the applying organization is a federally tax-exempt 501(c)(3) organization, where would this be indicated?
Where does the postal representative sign the form?
A postal representative’s signature is required in Box B1. The applicant’s signature goes in Box 12.
Which of the following is a correct entry for Box 13?
The title of the applicant representing the organization (such as Treasurer) is required in Box 13.
The applicant signs the form on 4/12/2008 and it is filed with the post office on 4/16/2008. Which is the correct entry for Box B2?
The date that the application is filed with the post office should be entered in Box 14.
If the organization has previously had their application denied, which of the following would be a correct entry for Box 10?
A checkmarked Yes and Liverpool, NY. If the organization has previously had an application denied they should check Yes in Box 10 and indicate the city and state where the application was denied.
If the organization applying is a for-profit organization, where should this be indicated?
By checking Yes in Box 7.
Where should the postal representative use a round stamp to designate the date that the application was filed?
If the organization has had their federal tax exempt status denied, how would this be indicated on the form?
By checking Yes in Box 8a.
Which of the following would be a correct entry for Box 5?
The applicant’s name must be entered in Box 5.