Stuart advises nonprofits on legal structure, governance, operational and personnel policies, joint ventures and affiliations, commercial activities, unrelated trade or business income tax, intellectual property, international structure, tax-exempt financing, private foundation rules, planned giving, and mergers and acquisitions. He has obtained many favorable IRS exemption rulings, as well as determinations granting state property and sales tax exemptions. Additionally, he counsels many clients with respect to religious accommodations in the law. He has helped clients secure religious tax exemptions, faith-based employment or activity rights, government benefits, and religious worker visas. Stuart also regularly advises on church disputes and other religious exercise matters.