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Indiana senator presents legislation to help charities
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • August 6 2014

Senator Dan Coats (R-Ind.) proposed a bill on May 15 that would require the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) to alert nonprofit organizations before


“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


According to sponsors: H.B. 408 encourages donations to eligible community foundations
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • February 11 2014

On February 6, the Ohio House Finance and Appropriations Committee heard sponsor testimony from Chairman Barbara Sears (R-Monclove Twp.) and Ron


IRS might audit 200 nonprofits' "Top Hat" deferred compensation plans
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • December 19 2013

In late August and early September, the IRS sent compliance check questionnaires to 200 tax-exempt entities that sponsor nonqualified deferred


Obama Administration continues to work toward charitable deduction cap to help fund health care reform
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • June 29 2009

According to a May 27 statement by the Office of Management and Budget, the Obama Administration continues to favor capping the tax deduction for charitable contributions at 28 percent


New Form 990 filing tips posted on IRS website
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • June 29 2009

According to a May 29 Exempt Organization update, the IRS has provided tips on its website regarding the completion of Part VI of the new Form 990 (Governance, Management and Disclosure


Ohio’s Uniform Prudent Management of Institutional Funds Act now effective
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • June 29 2009

Ohio’s law governing the management of funds held by charitable organizations underwent a significant change on June 1, 2009


Cleveland Urban League suspends services
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • May 31 2009

The Urban League of Greater Cleveland announced last month that it would suspend services on May 22 and cease operations on May 29


Non-profit hospitals charity care minimum eliminated from Baucus health care proposal
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • September 30 2009

The 5 percent minimum charity care requirement, which is being opposed by nonprofit hospitals, has been deleted from the health care reform proposal of Senate Finance Committee Chairman Max Baucus (D-Mont


IRS guidelines issued on processing certain exempt organizations requests
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • September 30 2009

The IRS (Director, Exempt Organizations Rulings and Agreements) has issued new exempt organization guidelines to assist IRS Exempt Organizations determination specialists with processing certain requests