One of the initial recommendations that I make to all associations is that they register themselves as nonprofit corporations. There are lots of reasons for that recommendation, that I've mentioned before (and will undoubtedly mention again).
In the interim, I just ran across this great summary of the Utah Revised Nonprofit Corporation Act, prepared by Bruce Olson, Esq. With thanks to Bruce (and he's not the Olson of Hobbs & Olson), here it is:
Nonprofit Act Summary