Stripe Account Setup 


Create account with Stripe, and request non-profit transaction rates. 

 

About Stripe

https://stripe.com/payments/features

Stripe Transaction Fees

https://stripe.com/pricing

Create Stripe Account

https://dashboard.stripe.com/register

Provide EIN number in settings and get verified as a non- profit

 

 

Non-profit status for discounts

(Note: Junior League dues and event registrations are tax- deductible)

https://support.stripe.com/questions/fee-discount-for-

nonprofit-organizations

Tax resource for Junior Leagues

http://www.ajli.org/?nd=resource_detail&resource_id=706

Setup Branding in Settings


Stripe Non-Profit Transaction Rates 

With a submitted 501c3 status letter, Stripe is offering a non-profits rate of 2.2% + 30¢ for non American-Express transactions, and 3.5% for American Express transactions. 


To receive Non-Profit Stripe Rates for Leagues processing less than $5mm / year, use this form: https://stripe.com/contact/sales to send a message from the email address associated with the Stripe account. 

Use the sample language below: 
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Hi Stripe Non-Profits Team, 
 
The Junior League of ______________ is a Stripe powered non-profit. We can confirm the following: 
 
We are a registered 501(c)(3) organization (EIN: [INSERT EIN].  Please see a copy of the IRS letter designating 501(c)(3) status [PLEASE ATTACH]) 
 
The majority (greater than 80%) of our payment volume will be in the form of tax-deductible donations. 
 
The email address associated with our Stripe account is: [INSERT EMAIL ADDRESS] 
 
Please apply Stripe’s non-profit rate to our account and confirm when it is complete. 
 
Thank you 


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If your League has an existing account with Stripe, please make sure the person requesting the non-profit rate has access to the registered email and phone number on file. Stripe will send two step authentication codes to verify your identity.