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Near Field Communication Forum (NFC)

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

NFC is a trade / professional association based in Wakefield, MA that was founded in 2004. As of 2018 they had $1.8 million in revenue and $1.5 million in assets.

The Near Field Communication Forum is a non-profit industry assoc.iation that promotes the use of NFC short-range wireless interaction in consumer electronics.

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: Nfc Forum.

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Program areas at NFC

The organization promotes the development and adoption of open, accessible standards and respective specifications to advance the use of NFC short-range wireless interaction in consumer electronics, mobile devices and PCs.

Form 990s for NFC

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-10Oct 28, 2019990View PDF
2017-10Nov 15, 2018990View PDF
2016-10Nov 8, 2017990OView PDF
2015-10Aug 16, 2016990OView PDF
2014-10Jun 25, 2015990OView PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for NFC

Total grants, contributions, etc.$0
Program services$1,820,404
Investment income and dividends$5,573
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$1,825,977

Vendors for NFC

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
WordPressContent management system software2020-08-14
█████ ███ ███████ ███Tax accounting2019-10-28
███████ ███Management Fees$823,2712018-10-01
██████ ████Consulting$205,6222018-10-01

Personnel at NFC

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Laurent SourgenTreasurer$0Oct. 28, 2019
Koichi TagawaChairman$0Jan. 10, 2019
█████ ██████Executive Dir.$193,650Jan. 10, 2019
█████ ██████████Secretary$0Jan. 10, 2019

Peer trade / professional associations and chambers of commerce

1Beer Distributors of Massachusetts501(c)(6)$850,470Boston, MA
2Massachusetts State Automobile Dealers Association (MSADA)501(c)(6)$2.4 millionBoston, MA
3New England Concrete Masonry Association501(c)(6)$825,466Manchaug, MA
4Builders and Remodelers Association of Greater Boston Bragb (BRAGB)501(c)(6)$577,418Canton, MA
5Massachusetts Energy Marketers Association501(c)(6)$677,789Burlington, MA
6Kantara Initiative501(c)(6)$506,783Wakefield, MA
7Anna Exhibitors Group501(c)(6)$577,226Uxbridge, MA
8Home Builders and Remodelers Association501(c)(6)$994,116Springfield, MA
9Northeast Energy and Commerce Association501(c)(6)$496,115Needham, MA
10Massachusetts Mortgage Bankers Association501(c)(6)$885,455Boston, MA
11The Art and Creative Materials Institute (ACMI)501(c)(6)$1.6 millionHingham, MA
12New England Fuel Institute (NEFI)501(c)(6)$1.2 millionSouthborough, MA
13New England Cable & Telecommunications Association (NECTA)501(c)(6)$2.6 millionBraintree, MA
14National Retail Tenants Association501(c)(6)$510,299East Longmeadow, MA
15International District Energy Association (IDEA)501(c)(6)$4.6 millionWestborough, MA
16Wine and Spirits Wholesalers of Connecticut501(c)(6)$802,375Norwalk, CT
17California Hotel & Lodging Association501(c)(6)$3.3 millionSacramento, CA
18Inland Press Association501(c)(6)$782,430Des Plaines, IL
19RFG Survey Association (RFGSA)501(c)(6)$4.6 millionSalem, VA
20Lincoln Park Chamber of Commerce501(c)(6)$1.2 millionChicago, IL
21National Pawnbrokers Association (NPA)501(c)(6)$1.7 millionKeller, TX
22Sematech501(c)(6)$2.1 millionAlbany, NY
23National Bicycle Dealers Association (NBDA)501(c)(6)$1.2 millionIrvine, CA
24Home Builders and Remodelers of Central New York501(c)(6)$975,132Syracuse, NY
25Texas Statewide Telephone Cooperative501(c)(6)$1.3 millionAustin, TX