What to do if I run a for profit LLC company and a friend of mine wants to sell his products through my company 100% for charity?

Would it be legal for a for profit LLC to to sell items 100% for charity? The ODT says I should collect sales tax on non-profit sales but beyond that, is there anything else I need to know?

Asked on March 8, 2013 under Business Law, Ohio


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Answered 7 years ago | Contributor

Based upon what you have written about I see nothing illegal if your business entity sold products for a non-profit. However, to protect your interests in your entity, you should consult with a business attorney to discuss assorted issues that may come up if you engage in the venture that you may not have thought about.

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