From Form 1023, application for tax exemption …”You have ultimate authority to use contributions made to you at your discretion for purposes consistent with your exempt purposes.” In all cases, where a donor has expressed a wish related to the use of a donation, Forest Voices of India will honor that wish and will use the contribution for that express exempt purpose.

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Forest Voices of India will conduct charitable fundraising services that relate to promoting awareness of tree and environmental conservation and for promoting research, education, and other activities relating to the environment. These charitable fundraising services benefit the work of environmental charities, especially in India.

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As of November 2020, Forest Voices of India has filed an application with the IRS for tax exempt status. If tax-exempt status is approved (this may take six months) then, normally, donations are retroactively tax-exempt from the date of the beginning of the organization, which was August 13, 2018.