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Your organization’s retirement plan common mistakes
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • July 5 2012

Many nonprofit organizations sponsor 403(b) plans


Leased property presents sticky property tax-exemption issue
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • July 10 2012

Ohio exempts from property taxes real property that is used exclusively for charitable purposes


Bipartisan vote passes tax credit for contributions to community foundations
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • February 27 2014

On February 26, 2014, the Ohio House of Representatives Finance and Appropriations Committee (Finance Committee) approved an income tax credit for


“America Gives More Act” passed by House of Representatives
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • September 3 2014

The House of Representatives voted to pass the America Gives More Act of 2014 on July 17, according to an article by Philanthropy Southwest. With


Group of nonprofits that failed to get an exception from Internet cafe-banning legislation may pursue a stand-alone bill
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • May 29 2013

In 2012, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine told nonprofit organizations that they were wrong to think their video gaming machines were permitted


Business affiliates should be mindful of maintaining formalities
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • March 24 2014

The Oregon attorney general recently asked the IRS to investigate the tax-exempt status of a nonprofit museum after an investigation into the


IRS begins audit of thousands of tax-exempt parent organizations having group rulings
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • November 1 2012

On October 15, 2012, the IRS began examinations of more than 2,000 tax-exempt organizations serving as parent organizations for group ruling purposes


Court says no way to cy pres:"gift" stricken from class action settlement
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • September 5 2012

Courts are questioning whether the trust doctrine of cy pres may be used in class action litigation to permit the distribution of unclaimed settlement funds to charities


The role of the non-executive board chair or lead director
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • September 11 2013

Traditionally, the chairpersons of boards of charitable organizations have been those who are not executives or officers of the organization, while


Real property exemption for newly acquired property
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • October 25 2012

One issue we frequently encounter relates to the acquisition of property by a charitable entity