Bronx Defenders in Bronx, New York (NY)

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Bronx Defenders
Employer Identification Number (EIN)133931074
Name of OrganizationBronx Defenders
Address360 East 161 Street, Bronx, NY 10451
ActivitiesDescribed in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code, Legal aid to indigents, Public interest litigation activities
SubsectionCharitable Organization
Ruling Date05/1997
DeductibilityContributions are deductible
FoundationOrganization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public
Exempt Organization StatusUnconditional Exemption
Tax Period09/2012
Assets$10,000,000 to $49,999,999
Income$10,000,000 to $49,999,999
Filing Requirement990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Asset Amount$12,497,280
Amount of Income$20,271,976
Form 990 Revenue Amount$20,189,110
National Taxonomy of Exempt Entities (NTEE)Crime, Legal-Related: Legal Services

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Amount of income in 2012: $20,271,976 (it was $14,792,016 in 2011)
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Assets in 2012: $12,497,280 (it was $9,780,140 in 2011)
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Financial snapshot ($)

Revenue for 2011

Functional expenses for 2011

Statements Regarding Other IRS Filings and Tax Compliance (for 2011)
Did the organization have unrelated business gross income of $1,000 or more during the year?No
Initiation fees and capital contributions$0
Gross receipts for public use of club facilities $0
Gross income from members or shareholders$0
Gross income from other sources$0
Statement of Revenue (for 2011)
Total revenue$14,792,016
Contributions, Gifts, Grants and Other Similar Amounts$14,796,511
Program Service Revenue$0
Other Revenue
Investment income (including dividends, interest, and other similar amounts)$0
Income from investment of tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sales of assets other than inventory$0
Net loss from fundraising events$-21,570
Gross income from fundraising events$44,625
Less: direct expenses$66,195
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous Revenue$17,075
Statement of Functional Expenses (for 2011)
Total functional expenses$14,169,200
Compensation of current officers, directors, trustees, and key employees$324,658
Other salaries and wages$8,686,350
Payroll taxes$748,821
Professional fundraising services$0
Balance Sheet (for 2011)
Total assets$9,780,140
Total liabilities$5,684,909
Tax-exempt bond liabilities$0
Secured mortgages and notes payable to unrelated third parties$0
Unsecured notes and loans payable to unrelated third parties$0
Total net assets or fund balances$4,095,231
Retained earnings, endowment, accumulated income, or other funds$0
Reason for Public Charity Status (for 2011)
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)
Support Schedule for Organizations Described in Sections 170(b)(1)(A)(iv) and 170(b)(1)(A)(vi) (for 2011)
2007 - 2011 Total
Total Support$53,556,841
Gifts, grants, contributions, and membership fees received$53,556,841
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
Gross income from interest, dividends, payments received on securities loans, rents, royalties and income from similar sources$0
Gross receipts from related activities, etc.$238,755
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District of Columbia23
North Carolina24
North Dakota1
New Hampshire3
New Jersey14
New Mexico10
New York49
Rhode Island6
South Carolina9
South Dakota1
West Virginia7
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