Trees of Liberty Inc

Address
PO Box 19730
Denver, CO 80219
Contact
Phone: +1 (571) 482-7690
Nonprofit
EIN: 46-5123864
Year formed: 2014

Mission

To advance the principles of limited government, fiscal solvency, and economic freedom by educating the public.
 20162015
Basic features of the organization
Year of formation2014
Form of organization
CorporationTrue
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Total compensation of current key personnel$0.00$0.00
Sum of reportable (W2/1099) compensation$0.00$0.00
Number of employees00
Number of people compensated >$100k00
Number of volunteers00
Number of highly compensated contractors10
Personnel
Collins, Gentry
Title Director
Name of key/compensated person Gentry Collins
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director True
Average hours per week working for org 1
Reportable compensation from org $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs 0
Crow, Karl
Title President
Name of key/compensated person Karl Crow
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director True
Average hours per week working for org 1
Reportable compensation from org $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs 0
Marston, Chris
TitleSecretary/TreasurerSecretary/Treasurer
Name of key/compensated personChris MarstonChris Marston
Position of compensated person
Average hours per week working for org11
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
Average hours per week working for related orgs00
Philp, Alan
TitlePresident and Director 
Name of key/compensated personAlan Philp 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue 
Average hours per week working for org1 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00 
Average hours per week working for related orgs0 
Pryor, Pam
Title Chairman
Name of key/compensated person Pam Pryor
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director True
Average hours per week working for org 1
Reportable compensation from org $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs 0
Purpose: mission, activities, & accomplishments
Mission or significant activitiesTo advance the principles of limited government, fiscal solvency, and economic freedom by educating the public.To advance the principles of limited government, fiscal solvency, and economic freedom by educating the public.
Program service expenses, total$827,534.00$1,400,370.00
Programs, including revenue & expenses
Promoted principles of limited government, fiscal solvency, and economic freedom through advertising campaigns on television, radio, and online.
Program expenses$827,534.00$1,400,370.00
Grants and allocations made$532,500.00$1,272,980.00
Program revenue$0.00$0.00
Program descriptionPromoted principles of limited government, fiscal solvency, and economic freedom through advertising campaigns on television, radio, and online.Promoted principles of limited government, fiscal solvency, and economic freedom through advertising campaigns on television, radio, and online.
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue$272,509.00$2,050,037.00
Revenue from contributions (total)$272,500.00$2,050,000.00
Revenue from noncash contributions$0.00$0.00
Investment income, current yr$9.00$37.00
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr$272,500.00$2,050,000.00
Total unrelated business revenue$0.00$0.00
Other revenue, current yr$0.00$0.00
Net unrelated business taxable revenue$0.00$0.00
Program service revenue (total)$0.00$0.00
Gross receipts$272,509.00$2,050,037.00
Sources of contributions
Revenue from federated campaigns$0.00$0.00
Contributions revenue from membership dues$0.00$0.00
Revenue from fundraising events$0.00$0.00
Contributions from related organizations$0.00$0.00
Revenue from gov't grants$0.00$0.00
Revenue from all other contributions$272,500.00$2,050,000.00
Other types of revenue
Royalties (total)$0.00$0.00
Miscellaneous revenue (total)$0.00$0.00
Income from dividends, interest, and similar investments$9.00$37.00
Expense categories (totals)
Total functional expenses: sum of all$856,385.00$1,434,060.00
Total functional expenses: program service $827,534.00$1,400,370.00
Total functional expenses: management and general$13,851.00$33,690.00
Total functional expenses: fundraising$15,000.00$0.00
Fees for services
Lobbying fees (total)$0.00$0.00
Legal fees (total)$10,009.00$2,025.00
Fundraising service fees (total)$15,000.00$0.00
General management fees (total)$14,500.00$60,000.00
Investment management fees (total)$0.00$0.00
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$34,250.00$668,126.00
Total assets, beginning of year$668,126.00$20,849.00
Total liabilities$0.00$50,000.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$50,000.00$18,700.00
Pledges & accounts receivable, net$0.00$0.00
Loans & receivables from key persons$0.00$0.00
Unrestricted net assets, end of yr$34,250.00$618,126.00
Temporarily restricted net assets$0.00$0.00
Permanently restricted net assets, end of yr$0.00$0.00
Net assets$34,250.00$618,126.00
Net assets, beginning of year$618,126.00$2,149.00
Bond liabilities$0.00$0.00
Intangible assets$0.00$0.00
Other assets$0.00$0.00
Investments: other securities$0.00$0.00
Investments: publicly traded securities$0.00$0.00
Cash: non-interest bearing$34,250.00$668,126.00
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year$668,126.00$254.00
Investments -- program-related$0.00$0.00
Escrow or custodial account liability$0.00$0.00
Loans and other payables to key persons$0.00$0.00
Grants payable$0.00$0.00
Inventories for sale or use$0.00$0.00
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses-$583,876.00$615,977.00
Advertising (total) $0.00
Savings & temp cash investment$0.00$0.00
Accounts receivable, net$0.00$0.00
Prepaid expenses & deferred charges$0.00$0.00
Accounts payable & accrued expenses$0.00$50,000.00
Deferred revenue$0.00$0.00
Unsecured notes & loans to unrelated parties$0.00$0.00
Secured mortgages and notes payable$0.00$0.00
Total net assets or fund balances$34,250.00$618,126.00
Depreciation, depletion, amortization $0.00
Payment to affiliates $0.00
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members13
Number of independent voting members12
Accrual accountingTrueTrue
Tax year start date2016-01-012015-01-01
Tax year end date2016-12-012015-12-01
Indicators for schedules (selected)
Grants to domestic org/gov't >$5kTrue 
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF990990
Date e-filing submitted2018-01-102017-04-04
IRS schema version2016v3.02015v2.1
Filing identifier201743199349308874201623209349315732
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