Heritage Foundation State Disclosure

The Heritage Foundation was incorporated in the District of Columbia on February 16, 1973 and its principal place of business is in Washington, D. C.  Our phone number is 202-546-4400.  The Heritage Foundation is exempt from federal income tax under §501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.  The Heritage Foundation is a research and educational institute—a think tank—whose mission is to formulate and promote conservative public policies based on the principles of free enterprise, limited government, individual freedom, traditional American values, and a strong national defense.  Heritage’s staff pursues this mission by publishing timely, accurate research addressing key policy issues and effectively communicating these findings to its primary audiences: members of Congress, key congressional staff members, policymakers in the executive branch, the nation’s news media and the academic and policy communities. Heritage’s products include publications, articles, lectures, conferences, and meetings.
Residents of the following states may request financial statements and other information from the offices indicated (the toll free numbers are for use only within the respective states).  California: The Heritage Foundation’s audited financial statement is available upon request to The Heritage Foundation. 100 percent of your gift may be deducted under Federal and State income tax laws. Florida:  A COPY OF THE OFFICIAL REGISTRATION AND FINANCIAL INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE DIVISION OF CONSUMER SERVICES BY CALLING 1-800-435-7352, TOLL FREE, WITHIN THE STATE.  REGISTRATION DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT, APPROVAL OR RECOMMENDATION BY THE STATE. The Heritage Foundation’s registration number is CH1908.  Georgia: Upon request, CHARITY will provide a full and fair description of this and its other programs, and a financial statement or summary. Maryland:  A copy of The Heritage Foundation’s current financial statement is available on request to The Heritage Foundation, 214 Massachusetts Ave., N.E., Washington, D.C.  20002.  For the cost of copies and postage, registration documents, and other information are available from the Maryland Secretary of State.  Minnesota: 100 percent of your gift may be deducted as a charitable contribution under Federal and state income tax laws. Mississippi:  The official registration and financial information of The Heritage Foundation may be obtained from the Mississippi Secretary of State’s office by calling 1-888-236-6167. Registration by the Secretary of State does not imply endorsement by the Secretary of State.  New Jersey:  INFORMATION FILED WITH THE ATTORNEY GENERAL CONCERNING THIS CHARITABLE SOLICITATION AND THE PERCENTAGE OF CONTRIBUTIONS RECEIVED BY THE CHARITY DURING THE LAST REPORTING PERIOD THAT WERE DEDICATED TO THE CHARITABLE PURPOSE MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE ATTORNEY GENERAL OF THE STATE OF NEW JERSEY BY CALLING 973-504-6215 AND IS AVAILABLE ON THE INTERNET AT http://www.njconsumeraffairs.gov/ocp/charities.htm. REGISTRATION WITH THE ATTORNEY GENERAL DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT.  New York: Upon request, a copy of The Heritage Foundation’s last annual report filed with the Attorney General is available from The Heritage Foundation or from the New York State Attorney General’s Charities Bureau, Attn: FOIL Officer, Department of State, 120 Broadway, New York, New York 10271. North Carolina:  Financial information about this organization and a copy of its license are available from the State Solicitation Licensing Branch at (888) 830-4989.  The license is not an endorsement by the state. Pennsylvania: The official registration and financial information of The Heritage Foundation may be obtained from the Pennsylvania Department of State by calling toll free, within Pennsylvania, 1-800-732-0999. 

Registration does not imply endorsement.  Virginia: A financial statement is available from the State Division of Consumer Affairs in the Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services upon request. Washington:  For additional information regarding The Heritage Foundation’s activities or financial information, The Heritage Foundation is registered with the Washington State Charities Program as required by law and information may be obtained by calling 800-332-4483 or 360-725-0378. West Virginia:  West Virginia residents may obtain a summary of the registration and financial documents from the Secretary of State, State Capitol, Charleston, West Virginia 25305. Registration does not imply endorsement.