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The Ontario Not-for-Profit Act remains in a holding pattern
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • Canada
  • March 11 2014

In 2010, Ontario attempted to modernize the governance of not-for-profit corporations (NFPs) incorporated in Ontario when it passed the


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


Managing legal liability associated with volunteers
  • Benesch Friedlander Coplan & Aronoff LLP
  • USA
  • January 30 2014

Many not-for-profit organizations use and encourage the participation of unpaid volunteers to further their worthy missions. Indeed, volunteer


Charities Online
  • Morton Fraser
  • United Kingdom
  • May 9 2013

On 22 April, HMRC launched "Charities Online", a new service for charities and Community Amateur Sports Clubs ("CASCs") to submit Gift Aid repayment


Update on not-for-profit sector changes
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • April 18 2013

On 1 July 2013, the new Governance Standards applying to all charities registered with the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC


Oscr's draft guidance on the independence referendum
  • Morton Fraser
  • United Kingdom
  • May 9 2013

In December 2012 the Carnegie UK Trust published a report - 'A Charitable Concern'- which summarised the results of a survey carried out into how


Court rejects business rates mitigation scheme
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 14 2013

The High Court has today rejected arguments on behalf of Public Safety Charitable Trust Limited (PSCT) that it was entitled to charitable relief from


IRS Exempt Organization Newsletter 2014-8
  • Bryan Cave LLP
  • USA
  • April 28 2014

On April 25, the IRS released its Exempt Organization Newsletter, Issue Number 2014-8. Topics include the following: IRS releases draft of easier to


New York’s Non-Profit Revitalization Act
  • Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
  • USA
  • January 16 2014

The New York Non-Profit Revitalization Act of 2013 (the "Act") was signed into law December 18, 2013, and the bulk of its provisions will take effect


IRS proposes strict political rules for nonprofits: comments due February 27
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • January 16 2014

On November 29, 2013, the U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) published a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) with respect to regulating the