FVPB Receives Approval from IRS as a Tax
Exempt 501(c)(3) Organization!
Friends of the Virginia Pep Band, Inc. (FVPB) is pleased to
announce that FVPB is exempt from federal income taxation as a
charitable organization under Section 501(c)(3) of the federal Internal
FVPB's tax exempt status means that donors may deduct contributions to
FVPB from their taxable income.
Although the IRS made its determination by letter dated October 14,
2003, FVPB's status applies *retroactively* to all contributions made
after May 30, 2003.
All persons who have previously made contributions should have or will
soon receive a receipt from FVPB that they can use to substantiate their
contributions for tax purposes. If you have questions about the
documentation of your donation, please e-mail
If you love the Virginia Pep Band and want to help us continue the
scramble band tradition at UVA, please consider a contribution to FVPB.
Not only will your contribution support a worthy cause, its now tax
To learn more about contributing to FVPB, go to
www.orangevest.org/contribute.htm or e-mail us at
view the letter from the IRS establishing FVPB's tax exempt status,