Short Form

Return of Organization Exempt From Income Tax

Form 9'90"EL - .1 Jnder section 50l(c), 527, or 4947(a)(l) of tf)e Internal R~venue Code (except black lung benefit~st 0

private foundation) ~

~ Sponsoring organizations of donor advised funds and controlling organizations as defined m section 512(bXI3) mu~F 9 1-----::--- __ --

Department of the Treasury other organllallons Wllh gross receipts less than $1,000,000 and total assets less than $2,500,000 at the end of the year may t IS Op'en to Public

Internal ~evenue ServIce The 0 emzetion ma have to use a co of trus retum to satls state re ortm re uuements Inspection

OMS No 1545-1150

A For the 2008 calendar year or tax year beginning JUL 1 2008 and ending JUN 30 2009

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8 Ched< If Please C Name of orqarnzanon D Employer identification number
applicable
D~dress use IRS
C ange label or
D~~~e print or iUNITED COUNCIL OF UW STUDENTS INC. 23-7298512
Dlnltlal type Number and street (or p,O, box, II maills not dehvered to street address) I ROOm/SUIte E reTephone number
return See
DTermln- Specific 14 W. MIFFLIN STREET SUITE 212 608-263-3422
anon Instruc-
DAmended nons City or town, state or country, and ZIP + 4 F Group Exempuon
return
D~fSkFn8Dn MADISON WI 53703 Number ~
• Section 501(c)(3) organizations and 4947(a)(l) nonexempt charitable trusts must attach a completed G Accounting method: D Cash [XJ Accrual
Schedule A (Form 990 or 99D-EZ), Other (snecuv) ~
I Website: ~ NLA H Check ~ [XJ II the oruaneanon IS not
J Organization type (check only one)- [X] 501(c) ( 3 ) ~ (msert no.) D 4947Ia)ll) or D 527 reourec to attach Schedule B lFilrm 990, 990·EZ, or 990-PFl K Check ~ D II the orqarnzanon IS not a section 509(a)(3) supporting organization and ItS gross receipts are normally not more than $25,000, A return IS not required, but II the orgamzatlOn chooses to Ille a return, be sure to Ille a complete return,

L Add hnes 5b 6b and 7b to hne 9 to determine cross recents; 11$1 000000 or more file Form 990 Instead 01 Form 990-EZ ~ $ 487 951.
I Part I I Revenue, Expenses.J, and Changes in Net Assets or Fund Balances (See the mstrucnons lor Part L)
1 Contributions ,grant ~~llar amounts received 1
2 Program se IC ve ue 109 government fees and contracts 2
3 Membersh ues a d sessments 3 441 465.
4 In s InCO~ 4
5a Gro mour~ ale 01 assets other than Inventory STMT 5 I 5a I
b Less: ~other baSIS and sales expenses I 5b T 1 760.
~ 'J c Gain or (los ) from sale 01 assets other than Inventory (Subtract line 5b from hne 5a) (attach schedule) 5c -1 760.
t 6 Special events and activities (complete apphcable parts 01 Schedule G), If any amount IS Irom gaming, check here ~ D
a Gross revenue (not Including $ 01 conmbunons I 6a I
~ reported on hne 1)
I-- b Less: direct expenses other than lund raising expenses I 6b I
(__) Net Income or (loss) Irom special events and acnvmes (Subtract hne 6b from hne 6a) I I 6c
a c
7a Gross sales 01 Inventory, less returns and allowances 7a
0 b Less: cost 01 goods sold I 7b I
W
2;: c Gross pront or (loss) Irom sales of Inventory (Subtract hne 7b from hne 7a) 7c
2 8 Other revenue (descnbe ~ SEE STATEMENT 4 ) 8 46.486.
(§ 9 Total revenue, Add hnes 1 2 3 4 5c 6c 7c and 8 ~ 9 486.191.
WJ 10 Grants and Similar amounts paid (attach schedule) 10
11 Benefits paid to or for members 11
III 12 Salaries, other compensanon, and employee benefits 12 248 151.
QI
III 13 Professional fees and other payments to Independent contractors 13 30.823.
c:
QI 45 792.
Q, 14 Occupancy, rent, utlhtles, and maintenance 14
)(
w 15 Printing, pubtcanons, postage, and shiPPing 15 2.183.
16 Other expenses (cescnbe ~ SEE STATEMENT 1 ) 16 163 895.
17 Total expenses Add hnes 10 throuah 16 ~ 17 490.844.
18 Excess or (dencn) lor the year (Subtract hne 17 from hne 9) 18 -4 653.
III
.. 19 Net assets or lund balances at beginning of year (from hne 27, column (A))
QI
III
III (must agree with end-of-year figure reported on prior year's return) 19 642,998.
<C
.. 20 Other changes In net assets or fund balances (attach explanation) SEE STATEMENT 6 20 -19.774.
QI
z 21 Net assets or lund balances at end 01 year, Combine hnes 18 throuoh 20 ~ 618 571.
21
I Part II I Balance Sheets. If Total assets on hne 25, column (B) are $2,500,000 or more, file Form 990 Instead 01 Form 990-EZ.
(See the Instructions lor Part 11.) (A) Beginning 01 year 1 (8) End 01 year
22 Cash, savings, and Investments 521 292. 22 497 980.
23 Land and bUildings 23
24 Other assets (descnoe ~ SEE STATEMENT 2 ) 128 516. 24 135,009.
25 Total assets 649 808. 25 632 989.
26 Total liabilities (desenbe ~ SEE STATEMENT 3 ) 6 810. 26 14.418.
27 Net assets or fund balances (hne 27 01 column (B) must agree With line 21) 642 998. 27 618 571. ~~~N-~8 LHA For Privacy Act and Paperwork Reduction Act Notice, see the Instructions I

Form 990-EZ (2008) \}\. '\

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Form 99Q-EZ (2008) UNITED COUNCIL OF UW STUDENTS INC. 23-7298512 Page 2
[ Part UI I Statement of Program Service Accomplishments (See the mstrucnons for Part 111.) Expenses
What IS the org'amzatlOn's primary exempt purpose? SEE STATEMENT 9 (Required for 501(c)(3)
Descnbs what was achieved In carrying out the orqanzanon's exempt purposes. In a clear and concise manner, descnbe the services and (4) orcanzanons and
494 7(a)( 1) trusts; opnonal
prOVided, the number of persons benefited, or other relevant information for each program title. for others.)
28 TO PROTECT AND DEFEND THE QUALITY OF EDUCATION FOR THE
STUDENTS AND PEOPLE OF WISCONSIN

(Grants $ )It this amount Includes foreign grants check here ~D 28a 417 217.
29


(Grants $ ) If this amount Includes foreion orants check here ~D 29a
30


(Grants $ ) It this amount Includes toreicn arants check here ~D 30a
31 Other program services (attach schedule)
(Grants $ ) It this amount Includes toreicn arants check here ~D 31a
32 Total program service expenses (add lines 28a through 31a) ~ 32 417.217.
I Part IV I List of Officers, Directors, Trustees, and Key Employees. LIst each one even II not compensated (See the mstrucnons lor Part IV)
(b) Title and average hours (c) Compensation (d) Conmbutmns (e) Expense
to employee
(a) Name and address per week devoted to (If not paid, enter benefit plans & account and
position -0-.) deferred other allowances
compensation

SEE STATEMENT 8 219 221. 28 930. 832172 12·17·06

Form 990-EZ (200B)

Form 990-EZ (2008) UNITED COUNCIL OF UW STUDENTS, INC.

23-7298512

Yes No

I Part.v I other Infonnation (Note the statement requirements In the Instructions for Part VI.)

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Page 3

33 Old the organization engage In any activity not previously reported to the IRS? If "Yes; attach a detailed description of each actIVity

34 Were any changes made to the organizing or governing documents but not reported to the IRS? II·Yes," attach a conformed copy of the changes

35 If the organization had Income from business activities, such as those reported on lines 2, 6a, and 7a (among others), but not reported on Form 990-T, attach a statement explaining your reason for not reporting the Income on Form 990-T.

a Old the organization have unrelated business gross Income of $1,000 or more or section 6033(e) notice, reporting, and proxy tax rsquuernents?

b If "Yes; has It filed a tax return on Form 990· T for ttns year?

36 Was there a nqumanon, dissolution, termination, or substantial contraction dUring the year? If "Yes; complete applicable parts of Sch. N

37 a Enter amount of political expenditures, direct or mduect, as described In the instructions. ~ rL3"'7'-'a'-r'--- ~0~.

b Old the oruaneanon file Form 1120-POL for ttus year? 3lb X

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38a Old the organization borrow from, or make any loans to, any officer, director, trustee, or key employee or were any such loans made

In a pnor year and stili unpaid at the start of the penod covered by nus return? b If "Yes; complete Schedule L, Part" and enter the total amount Involved

39 secuon 501(c)(l) orqaruzatrons, Enter:

a Initiation fees and capital contnounons Included on line 9

b Gross receipts, Included on line 9, for pubhc use of club faCilities

33 X

34 X

35a X

35b N/~

40e

36

X

38a

X

38b

N/A

39a

N/A

N/A

39b

40a Section 501(c)(3) organizations. Enter amount of tax Imposed on the orcamzanon dUring the year under:

section 4911 ~ ° . ; secnon 4912 ~ 0. ; secnon 4955 ~ 0 •

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b Secllon 501(c)(3) and (4) organizations. Old the orqaruzanon engage In any section 4958 excess benefit transaction dunng the year or

did It become aware of an excess benefit transaction from a prior year? If "Yes; complete Schedule L, Part I

c Enter amount of tax Imposed on orcamzanon managers or disqualified persons dunng the year under sections 4912, 4955, and 4958

40b

X

d Enter amount of tax on line 40c reimbursed by the orcaneanon

e All oruamzanons. At any time dunng the tax year, was the organization a party to a prohibited tax shelter transaction? If "Yes; complete Form 8886- T

41 List the states With which a copy of tms return IS filed. ~ =-"N:..:_O':"N=E":-:-=-===:-=-:=--=-===-===- =-=--::--:--:-::_.,-- _

42a The books are In care of ~ UNITED COUNCIL/B. HASENZAHLREEDER Telephone no.~ 608 -2 6 3 - 3422

Locatedat~14 W. MIFFLIN STREET, SUITE 212, MADISON, WI ZIP+4 ~=5=3...:..7..!<0=3 _

b At any time dUring the calendar year, did the orqanzanon have an Interest In or a signature or other authOrity over a financial account In a foreign country (such as a bank account, secunties account, or other financial account)?

If "Yes; enter the name of the foreign country: ~ _

See the instructions for excepnons and filing requrernents for Form TO F 90·22.1, Report of Foreign Bank and Financial Accounts.

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X

Yes No
42b X
42c X c At any time dUring the calendar year, did the organization maintain an office outsice of the U.S.?

If "Yes; enter the name of the foreign country: ~ _

43 secuon 4947(a)(1) nonexempt chantable trusts filing Form 990-EZ In lieu of Form 1041 - Check here and enter the amount of tax-exempt Interest received or accrued dUring the tax year

~I 43 I

N/A

Yes No
44 Old the organization maintain any donor advised funds? If "Yes; Form 990 must be completed Instead of
Form 990-EZ 44 X
45 Is any related organization a controlled entity of the organization Within the meaning of section 512(b)( 13)? If "Yes; Form 990 must be
comoleted Instead of Form 990-EZ 45 X Form 990-EZ (2008)

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Form 990-EZ (2008) UNITED COUNCIL OF UW STUDENTS« INC. 23 -7 2 9 8 512 Page 4

I Part VI I Section 501 (c)(3) organizations only. All section 501 (c)(3) organizations must answer questions 4649 and complete the

• tables for lines 50 and 51

46 Did the oroaruzanon engage In direct or indirect political campaign activities on behalf of or In opposition to candidates for public Yes No
o"fflce? If "Yes," complete Schedule C, Part I 46 X
47 Did the oruaneanon engage In lobbYing activities? If "Yes," complete Schedule C, Part II 47 X
48 Is the organization operating a school as descnbed In secnon 170(b)(1)(A)(II)? If 'Yes," complete Schedule E 48 X
49a Did the orparuzanon make any transfers to an exempt non-charitable related organization? 49a X
b If "Yes,' was the related orqaneanorus) a secnon 527 organization? 49b 50 Complete this table for the five highest compensated employees (other than officers, directors, trustees and key employees) who each received more than $100,000 of cornpensanon from the organization. If there IS none, enter "None.'

(b) TItle and average hours (e) Compensation (0) Contributions (E) Expense
to employee
(a) Name and address of each employee paid more per week devoted to benefit plans & account and
than $100,000 posmon deferred other allowances
NONE compensation







.A
V

Total number of other employees Dald over $100000 ~ 51 Complete this table for the five highest compensated Independent contractors who each received more than $100,000 of compensallon from the orcaneauon, If there IS none, enter "None.'

NONE

b T e of service

a Name and address of each mde endent contractor aid more than $100 000

Sign Here

Phone~ no.

May the IRS diSCUSS this return with the preparer shown above? See mstrucnons

632174 12·17-06

SCHEDULE A

OMS No 1545-0047

,

(Form 990 or 99O-EZ)

Public Charity Status and Public Support

2008

Department of the Treasury tnternal Revenue ServIce

To be completed by all section 501(c)(3) organizations and section 4947(a)(1) nonexempt charitable trusts.

~ Attach to Form 990 or Form 99O-EZ. ~ See separate instructions.

Open to Public Inspection

Name of the organization

Employer identification number

UNITED COUNCIL OF UW STUDENTS INC.

23-7298512

Reason for Public Charity Status (All orqaruzations must complete this part) (see Instructions)

The organization is not a pnvate foundation because rt IS (Please check only one orqaruzation )

1 D A church, convention of churches, or association of churches descnbed In section 170(b)(1)(A)(i). 2 D A school descnbed In section 170(b)(1)(A)(ii). (Attach Schedule E)

3 D A hosprtal or a cooperative hosprtal service orqarnzation descnbed In section 170(b)(1)(A)(iii). (Attach Schedule H)

4 D A medical research orqarnzanon operated In conjunction with a hospital descnbed In section 170(b)(1)(A)(iti). Enter the hosprtal's name,

crty,andstate· __

5 D An organization operated for the benefrt of a college or uruvsrsrty owned or operated by a governmental unrt descnbed In section 170(b)(1)(A)(iv). (Complete Part II)

6 D A federal, state, or local government or govemmental urut descnbed In section 170(b)(1)(A)(v).

7 D An organization that normally receives a substantial part of rts support from a governmental unrt or from the general public descnbed In section 170(b)(1)(A)(vi). (Complete Part 11.)

8 D A community trust descnbed In section 170(b)(1)(A)(vi). (Complete Part II)

9 [Xl An orqarnzanon that normally receives: (1) more than 33 1/3% of rts support from contnbutrons, membership fees, and gross receipts from activrnes related to rts exempt funcnons- subject to certain exceptions, and (2) no more than 33 1/3% of Its support from gross Investment Income and unrelated business taxable Income (less section 511 tax) from businesses acquired by the organization after June 30, 1975 See section 509(a)(2). (Complete the Part III)

10 D An orqamzanon organtzed and operated exclusively to test for public safety See section 509(a)(4). (see Instructions)

11 D An orqamzanon organtzed and operated exclusively for the benefrt of, to perform the functions of, or to carry out the purposes of one or more publicly supported organizations descnbed In section 509(a)(1) or section 509(a)(2) See section 509(a)(3). Check the box that

descnbes the type of supporting orqaruzation and complete lines 11 e through 11 h

a D Type I b D Type II c D Type III . Functionally Integrated

d D Type III . Other

e D By checking this box, I certify that the organization IS not controlled directly or Indirectly by one or more disqualified persons other than foundation managers and other than one or more publicly supported organtzallons descnbed In section 509(a)(1) or section 509(a)(2)

If the orqarnzation received a written determination from the IRS that It IS a Type I, Type II, or Type III

supporting organization, check this box

Since August 17, 2006, has the orqarnzanon accepted any gift or contnbution from any of the following persons?

(i) A person who directly or Indirectly controls, either alone or together with persons descnbed In (I~ and (il~ below, the governing body of the supported orqaruaanon?

(ii) A family member of a person descnbed In (~ above?

(iii) A 35% controlled entrty of a person descnbed In (~ or (II) above?

h Provide the following Information about the orqamzations the orqanzation supports.

D

9

Yes No

(i) Name of supported (ii)EIN (iii) Type of iv) Is the organization (v) Old you notify the (vi) Is the (vii) Amount of
orqarnzanon n col. (i) listed In your organization In col. organization In col.
organization (described on lines 1-9 (i) organized In the support
above or IRe section governing document? (i) of your support? U.S.?
(see instructions)) Yes No Yes No Yes No





Total LHA For Privacy Act and Paperwork Reduction Act Notice, see the Instructions for Form 990.

Schedule A (Form 990 or 99O-EZ) 2008

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Part.1I Support Schedule for Organizations Described in Sections 170(b)(1)(A)(iv) and 170(b)(1)(A)(vi) (Complete only If you checked the box on line 5. 7. or 8 of Part I)

Pa e2

Section A. Public Support

Calendar year (or fiscal year beginning In)~ (a) 2004 (b) 2005 (c) 2006 (d) 2007 (e) 2008 If) Total
1 Gifts. grants. contributions. and
membership fees received. (Do not
Include any "unusual grants ")
2 Tax revenues levied for the organ-
izatron's benefit and either paid to
or expended on Its behalf
3 The value of services or facilities
furnished by a govemmental unit to
the organization without charge
4 Total. Add lines 1 ·3
5 The portion of total contnbunons
by each person (other than a
govemmental unit or publicly
supported organization) Included
on line 1 that exceeds 2% of the
amount shown on line 11,
column (f)
6 Public SUDDort. Subtract line 5 from line 4 Section B. Total Support

Calendar year (or fiscal year beginning In)~ (a) 2004 (b) 2005 (c) 2006 (d) 2007 (e) 2008 If) Total
7 Amounts from line 4
8 Gross Income from Interest,
dividends, payments received on
sscurmes loans, rents, royalties
and Income from Similar sources
9 Net Income from unrelated business
activities, whether or not the
busmess IS regularly carned on
10 Other Income. Do not Include gain
or loss from the sale of capital
assets (Explain In Part IV.)
11 Total support. Add lines 7 through 10
12 Gross receipts from related activities, etc (see Instructions) 12 I 13 First five years. If the Form 990 IS for the organization's first, second, third, fourth, or fifth tax year as a section 501 (c)(3) organization, check tms box and stop here

%

Section C. Computation of Public Support Percentage

14 Public support percentage for 2008 (line 6, column (f) divided by line 11, column (f)) 15 Public support percentage from 2007 Schedule A, Part IV·A, line 26f

16a 33 1/3% support test - 2008. If the organization did not check the box on line 13, and line 141s 331/3% or more, check this box and stop here. The organization qualifies as a publicly supported organization .

b 33 1/3% support test - 2007. If the organization did not check a box on line 13 or 16a, and line 15 IS 331/3% or more, check thrs box and stop here. The organization qualifies as a publicly supported organization

17a 10% -facts-and-circumstances test - 2008_ If the organization did not check a box on line 13, 16a, or 16b, and line 14 IS 10% or more, and If the organization meets the "tacts-and-circurnstances" test, check thrs box and stop here. Explain In Part IV how the organization

%

meets the "facts-and-cucumstances" test. The organization qualifies as a publicly supported organization

b 10% -facts-and-circumstances test - 2007. If the organization did not check a box on line 13, 16a, 16b, or 17a, and line 15 IS 10% or more, and If the organization meets the "facts-and-circumstances" test, check trus box and stop here. Explain In Part IV how the

organization meets the "facts-and-circumstances" test The organization qualifies as a publicly supported organization ~ D

18 Private foundation_ If the organization did not check a box on line 13, 16a, 16b. 17a, or 17b, check thiS box and see instructions ~ D

Schedule A (Form 990 or 99O-EZ) 2008

832022 12-17-08

23 - 7 2 9 8 512 Pa e 3

ou checked the box on line 9 of Part I.

Calen~ar year (or fiscal year beginning In)~ fa) 2004 fb)2005 fc)2006 fdl 2007 lel2008 (f) Total
1 Gitts, grants, contnbunons, and
membership fees received. (Do not
Include any "unusual grants. ") 589 131. 609 355. 514 465. 549 340. 441 465. 2703756.
2 Gross receipts from admissions,
merchandise sold or services per-
formed, or facilities furrushed In
any activity that IS related to the
organization's tax-exempt purpose
3 Gross receipts from activities that
are not an unrelated trade or bus-
mess under section 513
4 Tax revenues levied for the organ-
izatron's benefit and either paid to
or expended on Its behalf
5 The value of services or faCilities
furnished by a governmental Unit to
the organization without charge
6 Total. Add lines 1 . 5 589 131. 609.355. 514 465. 549 340. 441. 465. 2703756.
7a Amounts Included on lines 1,2, and
3 received from disqualified persons
b Amounts Included on lines 2 and 3 received
from other than drsquahfied persons that
exceed Ihe greater of t% of the total of lines g.
10c, 11, and 12 for the year or $5,000
C Add lines 7a and 7b
8 Public SUDDort ISUBtract line 7c from line 6 \ 2703756. Section B Total Support

Calendar year (or fiscal year beginning In)~ (a) 2004 (b) 2005 (c) 2006 Id) 2007 Ie) 2008 If) Total
9 Amounts from line 6 589.131. 609 355. 514 465. 549 340. 441 465. 2703756.
10a Gross Income from Interest,
dividends, payments received on
secunties loans, rents, royalties 5.381. 10 990. 32.076. 18 048. 10 584.
and Income from Similar sources 77 079.
b Unrelated business taxable Income
(less section 511 taxes) from businesses
acquired after June 3D, 1975
c Add lines 10a and 1 Db 5.381. 10 990. 32 076. 18 048. 10 584. 77.079.
11 Net Income from unrelated business
activities not Included In line 10b,
whether or not the business IS
regularly carned on
12 Other Income, Do not Include gain
or loss from the sale of capital 10 327. 23 397. 17.174. 10 659. 35 902. 97 459.
assets (Explain In Part IV,)
13 Total support (Add lines s, 10c, 11, and 12 ) 2878294. 14 First five years. If the Form 990 IS for the organization's first, second, third, fourth, or fifth tax year as a section 501 (c)(3) organization, check tms box and stop here

93.94 %

Section C. Com utation of Public Su ort Percenta e

15 Public support percentage for 2008 (lIne 8, column (t) divided by line 13, column (t)) 16 Public su ort ercenta e from 2007 Schedule A Part IV·A line 27

94.10 %

17 Investment Income percentage for 2008 (line 10c, column (t) divided by line 13, column (t)) 18 Investment Income percentage from 2007 Schedule A, Part IV·A, line 27h

2.68 %

2.19 %

19a 33 1/3% support tests - 2008. If the organization did not check the box on line 14, and line 15 IS more than 33 1/3%, and line 17 IS not more than 331/3%, check trus box and stop here. The organization qualifies as a publicly supported organization

b 33 1/3% support tests - 2007. If the organization did not check a box on line 14 or line 19a, and line 16 IS more than 33 1/3%, and

line 18 IS not more than 33 1/3%, check trus box and stop here. The organization qualifies as a publicly supported organization ~ 0

20 Private foundation. If the organization did not check a box on line 14, 19a, or 19b, check thiS box and see Instructions ~ 0

Schedule A (Form 990 or 99O-EZ) 2008

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SCHEDULEC (Form 990 or 99O-EZ)

OMB No 1545-0047

Political Campaign and Lobbying Activities

2008

Department of the Treasury Intemal ~evenue Service

For Organizations Exempt From Income Tax Under section 501(c) and section 527 ~ To be completed by organizations described below.

~ Attach to Form 990 or Form 99O-EZ.

Open to Public Inspection

If the organization answered "Ves, n to Form 990, Part IV, line 3, or Form 99O-EZ, Part VI, hne 46 (Political Campaign Activities), then

• Section 501 (c)(3) organizations' Complete Parts I-A and 8 Do not complete Part I-C

• Section 501 (c) (other than section 501 (c)(3)) organizations Complete Parts I-A and C below Do not complete Part 1-8

• Section 527 orqanizations Complete Part I-A only

If the organization answered ''Yes," to Form 990, Part IV, line 4, or Form 99O-EZ, Part VI, line 47 (Lobbying Activities), then

• Section 501 (c)(3) orqaruzations that have filed Form 5768 (election under section 501 (h)): Complete Part II-A Do not complete Part 11-8

• Section 501 (c)(3) organizations that have NOT filed Form 5768 (election under section 501 (h)) Complete Part 11-8 Do not complete Part II-A If the organization answered "Ves," to Form 990, Part IV,line 5 (Proxy Tax), then

• Section 501 c 4 5 or 6 or aruzations: Com lete Part III.

Employer identification number

Name of organization

UNITED COUNCIL OF UW STUDENTS INC. 23-7298512

To be completed by all organizations exempt under section 501 (c) and section 527 organizations. See the Instructions for Schedule C for detaus.

Provide a descnption of the organization's direct and Indirect polrtical campaign activities In Part IV.

2 Polrtical expendrtures 3 Volunteer hours

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I Part I-BI To be completed by all organizations exempt under section 501 (c)(3).

See the Instructions for Schedule C for details.

1 Enter the amount of any excise tax Incurred by the organization under section 4955

2 Enter the amount of any excise tax Incurred by organization managers under section 4955 3 If the organization Incurred a section 4955 tax, did It file Form 4720 for trus year?

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DVes DNo

DVes DNo

I Part I-CI To be completed by all organizations exempt under section 501 (c), except section 501 (c)(3).

See the Instructions for Schedule C for details

1 Enter the amount directly expended by the filing organization for section 527 exempt function activities ~ $ _

2 Enter the amount of the filing organization's funds contributed to other organizations for section 527

exempt function activmes ~ $ _

3 Total of direct and Indirect exempt function expendrtures Add lines 1 and 2 and enter here and on

Form 1120-POL. line 17b ~ $ ---;==;-----==r---

4 Old the filing organization file Form 112O-POL for thrs year? D Ves D No

5 State the names, addresses and employer Identification number (EIN) of all section 527 polrncal organizations to which payments were made.

Enter the amount paid and indicate If the amount was paid from the fihng organization's funds or were pohtical contnbunons received and promptly and directly delivered to a separate political organization, such as a separate segregated fund or a political action commrt1ee (PAC)_ If additional space IS needed, provide Information In Part IV

(a) Name (b) Address (c) EIN (eI) Amount paid from (e) Amount of political
filing organization's contributions received and
funds If none, enter -0-. promptly and directly
delivered to a separate
political organization
If none, enter -0- LHA For Privacy Act and Paperwork Reduction Act Notice, see the Instructions for Form 990.

Schedule C (Form 990 or 99O-EZ) 2008

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o be completed by organizations exempt under section 501(c)(3) that filed Form 5768 (election under section 501 (h)). See the instructions for Schedule C for details.

Pa e2

A Check

~ D If the filing organization belongs to an affiliated group

~ D If h k d b d "I d

B Check the filing organization c ec e oxAan mute control provisions apply.
Limits on Lobbying Expenditures (a) Filing (b) Affiliated group
organization's totals
(The term "expenditures" means amounts paid or incurred.) totals
1a Total lobbYing expendrtures to Influence public opiruon (grassroots lobbyinq)
b Total lobbYing expenditures to Influence a legislative body (direct lobbymq) 21, 868.
C Total lobbymq expenditures (add lines 1a and 1b) 21 868.
d Other exempt purpose expendrtures 468,976.
e Total exempt purpose expenditures (add lines 1c and 1d) 490 844.
f LobbYlna nontaxable amount. Enter the amount from the followmq table In both columns 98,169.
Ifthe amount on line 1e, column (a) or (b) is: The lobbying nontaxable amount is:
Not over $500 000 20"10 of the amount on line 1 e.
Over $500 000 but not over $1 000,000 $100 000 plus 15% of the excess over $500 000
Over $1 000 000 but not over $1 SOD 000 $175000olus 10"10 of the excess over $1 000 000
Over $1 500 000 but not over $17 000 000 $225 000 plus 5% of the excess over $1 500 000.
Over $17 000 000 $1000 000

g Grassroots nontaxable amount (enter 25% of line 1f) 24 542.
h Subtract line 19 from line 1a Enter ·0· If line g IS more than line a o.
i Subtract line 1f from line 1 cEnter ·0· If line f IS more than line c o. If there IS an amount other than zero on either line 1 h or line 11, did the organization file Form 4720 reporting section 4911 tax for this year?

DYes

DNo

4-Year Averaging Period Under Section 501(h)

(Some organizations that made a section 501(h) election do not have to complete all of the five columns below. See the instructions for lines 2a through 2f of the instructions.)

Lobbying Expenditures During 4-Year Averaging Period

Calendar year (a) 2005 (b) 2006 (c) 2007 (d) 2008 (e) Total
(or fiscal year beginning in)
2a Lobbvma non-taxable amount 99,165. 91 209. 95 496. 98 169. 384,039.
b Lobbying ceiling amount
(150"10 of line 2a, column(e)) 576,059.
c Total lobbvmq expenditures 22,665. 15 999. 65,035. 21 868. 125 567.
d Grassroots non-taxable amount 24,791- 22 802. 23 874. 24 542. 96,009.
e Grassroots ceiling amount
(150% of line 2d, column (e)) 144,014.

f Grassroots lobbvmq expenditures o. o. o. o. o. Schedule C (Form 990 or 99O-EZ) 2008

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ScheduleC Form 990 or 990- 2008 UNITED COUNCIL OF UW STUDENTS INC. 23-7298512 Pa e3

o be completed by organizations exempt under section 501 (c)(3) that have NOT filed Form 5768

. (election under section 501 (h». See the Instructions for Schedule C for details

(a) (b)
Yes No Amount
1 Dunng the year, did the fihng organization attempt to Influence foreign, national, state or
local legislation, Including any attempt to Influence pubhc opiruon on a legislative matter
or referendum, through the use of-
a Volunteers?
b Paid staff or management (Include compensation In expenses reported on hnes 1 c through 1 ij?
C Media advertisements?
d Malhngs to members, legislators, or the pubhc?
e Pubhcatrons, or pubhshed or broadcast statements?
f Grants to other organizations for lobbymq purposes?
9 Direct contact wrth legislators, their staffs, government officials. or a legislative body?
h Ralhes, demonstrations, seminars, conventions, speeches, lectures, or any other means?
i Other actrvmss? If "Yes," descnbe In Part IV
j Total lines 1c through 11
2a Old the activities In hne 1 cause the organization to be not descnbed In section 501 (c)(3)?
b If "Yes," enter the amount of any tax Incurred under section 4912
c If "Yes," enter the amount of any tax Incurred by organization managers under section 4912
d If the fihna oruamzation Incurred a section 4912 tax did It file Form 4720 for this year?
I Part III-AI To be completed by all organizations exempt under section 501 (c)(4), section 501(c)(5), or section Yes No
1 Were substantially all (9oo/o or more) dues received nondeductible by members? 1
2 Old the organization make only In-house lobbymq expenditures of $2,000 or less? 2
3 Old the orqaruzanon aaree to carryover lobbYing and pohtrcal expenditures from the prior year? 3
I Part III-BI To be completed by all organizations exempt under section 501 (c)(4), section 501(c)(5), or section
. 501 (c)(6). See the Instructions for Schedule C for details

501 (c)(6) If BOTH Part III-A, questions 1 and 2 are answered "No" OR If Part III-A, question 3 is answered "Yes." See Schedule C instructions for details

1 Dues, assessments and similar amounts from members 1
2 Section 162(e) non-deductible lobbYing and polmcal expenditures (do not include amounts of political
expenses for which the section 527(1) tax was paid)_
a Current year 2a
b Carryover from last year 2b
c Total 2c
3 Aggregate amount reported In section 6033(e)(1)(A) notices of nondeductible section 162(e) dues 3
4 If notices were sent and the amount on hne 2c exceeds the amount on hne 3, what portion of the excess
does the organization agree to carryover to the reasonable estimate of nondeductible lobbYing and polmcat
expenditure next year? 4
5 Taxable amount of lobbymq and polrtlcal expendlturesJhne 2c total minus 3 and 4) 5
I Part IV I Supplemental Information Complete trns part to provide the descnptions required for Part I-A, hne 1; Part 1-8, hne 4, Part I-C, line 5, and Part 11-8, line 11 Also, complete thrs part for any additional mforrnatton.

Schedule C (Form 990 or 99O-EZ) 2008

832043 12-18-08

UNITED COUNCIL OF UW STUDENTS, INC.

23-7298512

FORM 990-EZ'

OTHER EXPENSES

STATEMENT

1

DESCRIPTION

AMOUNT

DUES & MEMBERSHIPS TECHNOLOGY

COPIER LEASE & MAINTENANCE MISCELLANEOUS

INSURANCE

PAYROLL TAXES

SUPPLIES

TRAVEL

CONFERENCES, CONVENTIONS, MEETINGS TELEPHONE

DEPRECIATION

4,243. 4,677. 11,993. 2,287. 1,763. 18,381.

5,346. 42,748. 65,408. 4,467. 2,582.

TOTAL TO FORM 990-EZ, LINE 16

163,895.

FORM 990-EZ

OTHER ASSETS

STATEMENT

2

DESCRIPTION

BEG. OF YEAR

END OF YEAR

MUTUAL FUND ACCOUNTS RECEIVABLE ADVANCES

~REPAID EXPENSES

OTHER DEPRECIABLE ASSETS

115,763. 5,349. 238. 5,720. 1,446.

95,944. 20,806. 200. 2,808. 15,251.

TOTAL TO FORM 990-EZ, LINE 24

128,516.

135,009.

FORM 990-EZ

OTHER LIABILITIES

STATEMENT

3

TOTAL TO FORM 990-EZ, LINE 26

BEG. OF YEAR END OF YEAR
4,463. 1,400.
2,347. 3,559.
o. 9,459.
6,810. 14,418. DESCRIPTION

ACCRUED PAYROLL ACCOUNTS PAYABLE UNEARNED INCOME

STATEMENT(S) 1, 2, 3

UNITED COUNCIL OF OW STUDENTS, INC.

23-7298512

FORM 990-EZ'

OTHER REVENUE

STATEMENT

4

DESCRIPTION

AMOUNT

INTEREST INCOME DIVIDEND INCOME MISCELLANEOUS CONFERENCES

TOTAL TO FORM 990-EZ, LINE 8

7,912. 2,672. 898. 35,004.

46,486.

FORM 990-EZ

GAIN (LOSS) FROM PUBLICLY TRADED SECURITIES

STATEMENT

5

DESCRIPTION

GROSS SALES PRICE

COST OR OTHER BASIS

EXPENSE OF SALE

NET GAIN OR (LOSS)

O.

1,760.

O.

-1,760.

TO FORM 990-EZ, LINE 5

1,760.

O.

-1,760.

FORM 990-EZ

OTHER CHANGES IN NET ASSETS OR FUND BALANCES

STATEMENT

6

DESCRIPTION

AMOUNT

UNREALIZED LOSS ON INVESTMENTS TOTAL TO FORM 990-EZ, LINE 20

-19,774.

-19,774.

STATEMENT(S) 4, 5, 6

UNITED COUNCIL OF UW STUDENTS, INC.

23-7298512

FORM 990-EZ'

INFORMATION REGARDING TRANSFERS ASSOCIATED WITH PERSONAL BENEFIT CONTRACTS

STATEMENT

7

A} DID THE ORGANIZATION, DURING THE YEAR, RECEIVE ANY FUNDS, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, TO PAY PREMIUMS ON A PERSONAL BENEFIT CONTRACT? • • • . • • • • . • . • . • • • . •

[ 1 YES [Xl NO

B} DID THE ORGANIZATION, DURING THE YEAR, PAY PREMIUMS,

DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, ON A PERSONAL BENEFIT CONTRACT? •• [ 1 YES [Xl NO

STATEMENT(S} 7

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. . ml'ITED COUNCIL OF UW STUDENTS, INC. 23-7298512

FORM 990-EZ' PART IV - LIST OF OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, STATEMENT 8
TRUSTEES AND KEY EMPLOYEES
EMPLOYEE
TITLE AND COMPEN- BEN PLAN EXPENSE
NAME AND ADDRESS AVRG HRS/WK SATION CONTRIB ACCOUNT
BREIANNA HASENZAHLREEDER DIRECTOR
14 W. MIFFLIN ST. , MADISON, WI 53703 40.00 26,627. 3,873. o.
AMANDA EVENS TONE DIRECTOR
14 W. MIFFLIN ST. , MADISON, WI 53703 40.00 21,212. 4,007. o.
CAROLINE ADAMS DIRECTOR
14 W. MIFFLIN ST. , MADISON, WI 53703 40.00 6,369. 1,661. o.
CEDRIC LAWSON DIRECTOR
14 W. MIFFLIN ST. , MADISON, WI 53703 40.00 21,851. 2,861. o.
EMILIE RABBITT DIRECTOR
14 W. MIFFLIN ST. , MADISON, WI 53703 40.00 O. 200. o.
NICOLE JUAN DIRECTOR
14 W. MIFFLIN ST. , MADISON, WI 53703 40.00 41,540. 3,556. o.
MICHAEL MOSCICKE DIRECTOR
14 W. MIFFLIN ST. , MADISON, WI 53703 40.00 13,235. 1,691. o.
~HRISTOPHER DANIELS DIRECTOR
14 W. MIFFLIN ST. , MADISON, WI 53703 40.00 22,598. 2,912. o.
REBECCA JOHANSSON DIRECTOR
14 W. MIFFLIN ST. , MADISON, WI 53703 40.00 o. 200. o.
KELLEY SCHACHT DIRECTOR
14 W. MIFFLIN ST. , MADISON, WI 53703 40.00 22,906. 3,321. o.
ERIKA WARDLE DIRECTOR
14 W. MIFFLIN ST. , MADISON, WI 53703 40.00 4,190. o. o.
SHELTREESE MCCOY DIRECTOR
14 W. MIFFLIN ST. , MADISON, WI 53703 40.00 21,638. 3,043. o.
PATRICK O'CONNELL DIRECTOR
14 W. MIFFLIN ST. , MADISON, WI 53703 40.00 o. 827. o.
ERICH PITCHER· DIRECTOR
14 W. MIFFLIN ST. , MADISON, WI 53703 40.00 3,322. 778. o. STATEMENT(S) 8

.' . UNITED COUNCIL OF UW STUDENTS, INC. 23-7298512
DAKOTA, KAISER. OFFICER
14 W. MIFFLIN ST.. , MADISON, WI 53703 10.00 4,442. O. o.
OMER F'AROOQUE OFFICER
14 W. MIFFLIN ST. , MADISON, WI 53703 10.00 2,290. O. O.
JOSH MANN OFFICER
14 W. MIFFLIN ST. , MADISON, WI 53703 10.00 4,254. O. O.
ANTHONY DEWEES OFFICER
14 W. MIFFLIN ST. , MADISON, WI 53703 10.00 1,212. O. O.
KIRK CYCHOSZ OFFICER
14 W. MIFFLIN ST., MADISON, WI 53703 10.00 1,535. O. O.
TOTALS INCLUDED ON FORM 990-EZ, PART IV 219,221. 28,930. O. STATEMENT(S) 8

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.. ~. UNITED COUNCIL OF UW STUDENTS, INC.

23-7298512

990-EZ 'PG .2 .

STATEMENT

9

TO PROTECT AND DEFEND THE QUALITY OF EDUCATION FOR THE STUDENTS AND PEOPLE OF WISCONSIN

STATEMENT(S) 9

Fo;~ 8868 (Rev. Apn12009)

,

Department 01 the Treasury Internal Revenue ServlGfl

Application for Extension of Time To File an Exempt Organization Return

~ File a separate application for each return.

OMS No. 1545·1709

• If you are filing for an Automatic 3-Month Extension, complete only Part I and check thrs box

• If you are filing for an Additional (Not Automatic) 3-Month Extension, complete only Part" (on page 2 of tlus form).

Do not complete Part" unless you have already been granted an automatic 3·month extension on a previously filed Form 8868

[Part. I

Automatic 3-Month Extension of Time. Only submit onqmal (no copies needed).

A corporation required to file Form 990·T and requesting an automatic 6·month extension- check thiS box and complete Part I only

All other corporations (including 1120-C filers), partnerships, REMICs, and trusts must use Form 7004 to request an extension of time to file Income tax retums.

Electronic Filing (e-file). Generally, you can electronically file Form 8868 If you want a 3·month automatic extension of time to file one of the returns noted below (6 months for a corporation required to file Form 990·T). However, you cannot file Form 8868 electronically If (1) you want the additional (not automatic) 3·month extension or (2) you file Forms 990·SL. 6069, or 8870, group retums, or a composite or consolidated Form 990·T. Instead, you must submit the fully completed and signed page 2 (Part II) of Form 8868. For more details on the electronic filing of thiS form, visit www.irs.oovlefile and click on e-file for Charities & Nonorotits.

Type or Name of Exempt Organization Employer identification number

print

UNITED COUNCIL OF UW STUDENTS, INC.

23-7298512

File by the

due date for Number, street, and room or surte no. If a P.O. box, see instructions.

filing your 14 W. MIFFLIN STREET, SUITE 212

retum See

mstrucbons City, town or post office, state, and ZIP code. For a foreign address, see Instructions.

MADISON, WI 53703

Check type of return to be filed (file a separate application for each return):

D Form 990 D Form 990·SL [X] Form 990·EZ D Form 990·PF

D Form 990·T (corporation)

D Form 990·T (sec. 401 (a) or 408(a) trust) D Form 990-T (trust other than above) D Form 1041·A

D Form 4720 D Form 5227 D Form 6069 D Form 8870

UNITED COUNCIL/B. HASENZAHLREEDER

• The books are In the care of ~ 14 W. MIFFLIN STREET, SUITE 212, MADISON, WI - 53703

TelephoneNo.~ 608-263-3422 FAX No. ~

• If the organization does not have an office or place of business In the United States, check trus box ~ D

• If thiS IS for a Group Return, enter the organization's four digit Group Exemption Number (GEN) . If thiS is for the whole group, check this

box ~ D. If It IS for part of the group, check thiS box ~ D and attach a list with the names and EINs of all members the extension Will cover.

1 I request an automatic 3·month (6·months for a corporation required to file Form 990·T) extension of time until

FEBRUARY 15, 2010 , to file the exempt organization retum for the organization named above. The extension IS for the organization's retum for:

~ D calendar year or

~ [K] tax year beginning JUL 1, 2 00 8

,and ending JUN 30, 2009

2 If tlus tax year IS for less than 12 months, check reason: D Initial return

D Final return

D Change In accounting penod

3a If thiS application IS for Form 990·SL, 990·PF, 990·T, 4720, or 6069, enter the tentative tax, less any
nonrefundable credits. See Instructions. 3a s
b If thts application IS for Form 990·PF or 990·T, enter any refundable credits and estimated
tax payments made. Include any onor year overpayment allowed as a credit. 3b s
c Balance Due. Subtract line 3b from line 3a. Include your payment With this form, or, If required,
deposit With FTO coupon or, If required, by using EFTPS (Electronic Federal Tax Payment System). -
See instructions. 3c $ N/A Caution. If you are gOing to make an electromc fund withdrawal With thiS Form 8868, see Form 8453·EO and Form 8879·EO for payment instructions.

LHA For Privacy Act and Paperwork Reduction Act Notice, see Instructions.

Form 8868 (Rev 4-2009)

823831 05-26·09

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