Better Business Bureau Report for
American Patriot Service Corporation

Better Business Bureau Report issued October 2017
Better Business Bureau Report expires October 2018

This BBB Accredited charity meets all 20 Standards for Charity Accountability and is a Seal Holder. Find out more...

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Charity Contact Information

Name: American Patriot Service Corporation
Address: 90 West 500 South #603
  Bountiful, UT 84010
Phone: 801-839-2781
Web Address:
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Better Business Bureau Comments

Year, State Incorporated: 2011, Utah
Affiliates: None
Stated Purpose: ÔÇťAssist Veterans and their Surviving Spouses in Obtaining VA Benefits. This Service is Provided at no Cost to the Veteran or their Families."

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Evaluation Conclusions


American Patriot Service Corporation (APSC) meets the 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.
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APSC provides information, guidance, and assistance during the entire VA application and assessment process, and annual audits, through VA accredited service officers and attorneys, and other authorized representatives.

For the fiscal year ended December 31, 2016, APSC's program expenses were:

Programs 135,138
Total Program Expenses: $135,138
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Chief Executive : Richard Nelson, President & CEO

Chair of the Board: Stan Benfell
Chair's Profession / Business Affiliation: Beacon Financial, Inc.

Board Size: 5

Paid Staff Size: 5

*Compensation includes annual salary and, if applicable, benefit plans, expense accounts, and other allowances.
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Fund Raising


Method(s) Used:

direct mail, grant proposals, internet
Fund raising costs were 5% of related contributions. (Related contributions, which totaled $136,932, are donations received as a result of fund raising activities.)
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Tax Status


This organization is tax-exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. It is eligible to receive contributions deductible as charitable donations for federal income tax purposes.
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The following information is based on APSC's IRS Form 990 for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2016.

Source of Funds  
Contributions and Grants 136,932
Program Service Revenue 13,975
Investment Income 3
Total Income $150,910


Uses of Funds as a % of Total Expenses

Programs: 93%  Fund Raising: 4%  Administrative: 3% 

Total income $150,910
Program expenses $135,138
Fund raising expenses 6,274
Administrative expenses 4,188
Total expenses $145,600
Income in Excess of Expenses 5,310
Beginning net assets 12,395
Ending net assets 17,705
Total liabilities 50,537
Total assets $68,242

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