INSTITUTE FOR CHINA-AMERICA STUDIES

Address
1919 M STREET NW Room 310
WASHINGTON, DC 20036
Contact
Website: http://www.chinaus-icas.org
Phone: +1 (202) 290-3087
Nonprofit
NTEE: P20 - Human Service Organizations - Multipurpose
EIN: 46-4867689

Mission

TO FACILITATE BETTER INTERACTION AND EXCHANGE BETWEEN CHINA AND UNITED STATES BY CARRYING OUT ACADEMIC RESEARCH PROJECTS AND ACTIVITIES AND STRENGTHENING DIALOGUE WITH AMERICAN UNIVERSITIES, RESEARCH INSTITUTIONS AND THE MEDIA AS WELL AS PRIVATE AND GOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATIONS.
 201720162015
Basic features of the organization
Year of formation2014
Subsection code03
PF filing required0  
Metropolitan statistical area8872
Form of organization
CorporationTrue
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Total compensation of current key personnel$0.00$198,750.00 
Sum of reportable (W2/1099) compensation$99,999.00$75,000.00 
Number of employees33 
Personnel
Hong, Nong
TitleDIRECTOR ACTING EXEC DIRECTORDIRECTOR ACTING EXEC DIRECTOR 
Name of key/compensated personNONG HONGNONG HONG 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue 
Current officerTrueTrue 
Current key employee (> $150k)TrueTrue 
Average hours per week working for org040.00040.00 
Reportable compensation from org$99,999.00$75,000.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 
Xi, Jinsong
TitleCHAIRMANCHAIRMAN 
Name of key/compensated personJINSONG XIJINSONG XI 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue 
Current officerTrueTrue 
Average hours per week working for org001.00001.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 
Yan, Yan
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTOR 
Name of key/compensated personYAN YANYAN YAN 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue 
Average hours per week working for org001.00001.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 
Zhang, Sylvia
TitleSECRETARY TREASURERSECRETARY TREASURER 
Name of key/compensated personSYLVIA XINYUE ZHANGSYLVIA XINUE ZHANG 
Position of compensated person
Current officerTrueTrue 
Average hours per week working for org001.00001.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 
Purpose: mission, activities, & accomplishments
Mission or significant activitiesACADEMIC RESEARCH PROJECTS AND CONFERENCESACADEMIC RESEARCH PROJECTS AND CONFERENCE 
Program service expenses, total$480,917.00$1,074,287.00 
Programs, including revenue & expenses
HOSTING AND PARTICIPATION IN ACADEMIC CONFERENCES ON VARIOUS CHINA-US RELATIONS INCULDING ECONOMIC AND TRADE, OCEAN GOVERNANCE AND INTERNATIONAL LAW OF SEA
Program expenses$100,246.00  
Program descriptionHOSTING AND PARTICIPATION IN ACADEMIC CONFERENCES ON VARIOUS CHINA-US RELATIONS INCULDING ECONOMIC AND TRADE, OCEAN GOVERNANCE AND INTERNATIONAL LAW OF SEA  
PUBLISH REPORTS BULLETINS
Program expenses $219,000.00 
Program description PUBLISH REPORTS BULLETINS 
RESEARCH AND PUBLICATION OF REPORTS AND BULLETINS ON SOUTH CHINA SEA ISSUES
Program expenses$380,671.00$629,830.00 
Program descriptionRESEARCH AND PUBLICATION OF REPORTS AND BULLETINS ON SOUTH CHINA SEA ISSUESRESEARCH AND REPORT ON SOUTH CHINA SEA ISSUES 
TRAVEL LOGISTIC EXPENSES FOR RESEARCH AND ACADEMIC CONFERENCE PARTICIPATION
Program expenses $120,000.00 
Program description TRAVEL LOGISTIC EXPENSES FOR RESEARCH AND ACADEMIC CONFERENCE PARTICIPATION 
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue$611,214.00$1,029,802.00 
Revenue from contributions (total)$611,214.00$1,029,800.00$303,480.00
Investment income, current yr$0.00$2.00 
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr$611,214.00$1,029,800.00 
Total unrelated business revenue$0.00$0.00 
Other revenue, current yr$0.00$0.00 
Program service revenue (total)  $0.00
Gross receipts$611,214.00$1,029,802.00 
Sources of contributions
Revenue from all other contributions$611,214.00$1,029,800.00 
Other types of revenue
Income from dividends, interest, and similar investments $2.00 
Net rental income  $0.00
Expense categories (totals)
Total functional expenses: sum of all$551,499.00$1,074,287.00 
Total functional expenses: program service $480,917.00$1,000,329.00 
Total functional expenses: management and general$70,582.00$73,958.00 
Total functional expenses: fundraising$0.00$0.00 
Fees for services
Lobbying fees (total)$0.00$0.00 
Legal fees (total)$0.00$41,556.00 
Fundraising service fees (total)$0.00$0.00 
General management fees (total)$0.00$0.00 
Investment management fees (total)$0.00$0.00 
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$146,925.00$92,737.00$137,230.00
Total assets, beginning of year$92,737.00$137,230.00 
Total liabilities$0.00$5,527.00$2,657.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$5,527.00$2,657.00 
Net assets$146,925.00$87,210.00 
Net assets, beginning of year$87,210.00$134,573.00 
Other assets$33,789.00$22,989.00 
Cash: non-interest bearing$86,631.00$29,339.00 
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year$29,339.00$77,469.00 
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses$59,715.00-$44,485.00 
Advertising (total)$175.00$50.00 
Accounts payable & accrued expenses $5,527.00 
Total net assets or fund balances$146,925.00$87,210.00 
Depreciation, depletion, amortization$13,904.00$57,321.00 
Payment to affiliates$0.00$0.00 
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members34 
Number of independent voting members22 
Accrual accountingTrueTrue 
Tax year start date2017-01-012016-01-01 
Tax year end date2017-12-012016-12-012015-12-01
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF990990 
Date e-filing submitted2018-10-012017-09-13 
IRS schema version2017v2.32016v3.0 
Filing identifier201842009349300644201711519349300406 
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