IRS: Lobbying Could Harm Bond Status
- Know Thy Limits. Vaida, Bara // National Journal;8/6/2005, Vol. 37 Issue 32, p2533
Reports that the U.S. Internal Revenue Service has issued a notice regarding the lobbying activities of nonprofit organizations in July 2005. Limitations on the budget of the organizations for lobbying activities.
- Political Activity: A Primer for Nonprofits. Hofmann, Mary Ann // Nonprofit World;Jul/Aug2012, Vol. 30 Issue 4, p20
The article focuses on the involvement of political activity in the non profit organizations. It highlights three types of political activity recognized by the U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) which include activity campaign activity, lobbying, and general advocacy. It further talks about the...
- Sixteen schedules to new Form 990. // Disclosures;Mar/Apr2009, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p21
The article discusses the schedules under the new Form 990 of the U.S. Internal Revenue Service reporting requirements for nonprofit organizations. The non-private foundation status and the public support calculation are documented in Schedule A. Schedule B lists every contributor who gives...
- IRS Warns Political Parties Against Politicizing Churches. // Church & State;Jul/Aug2004, Vol. 57 Issue 7, p3
Focuses on the warning of the Internal Revenue Service on political parties against politicizing churches. Assertion that churches and non-profit organizations are not allowed to engage in partisan politicking; Role of churches in the political debate; Communication between churches and...
- Tax Exemption: Lobbying for Conservation. Borod, Ronald S. // New Republic;12/7/68, Vol. 159 Issue 23, p14
Deals with the policy of the U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) of revoking the tax exemption of a tax-exempt group if it violates the prohibition against devoting a substantial part of its activities to attempts to influence legislation. Difference between public-interest and private-interest...
- Finessing City Hall. Setterberg, Fred; Schulman, Kary // Nonprofit World;Jan/Feb88, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p18
Offers advice to nonprofit organizations on how to lobby and to exert influence. Playing politics; Need for strategic thinking; Formation of alliances; Role of the U.S. Internal Revenue Service; Approaching decision-makers.
- The power of advocacy. BAILEY, REGENIA // Corridor Business Journal;9/22/2014, Vol. 11 Issue 9, p12
The article discusses issues of participation of nonprofit organizations in advocacy and policy work for increasing organizations profile in communities. It informs that nonprofit organization uses advocacy to provide information to educate community members and policymakers. It also informs...
- Lavish nonprofit salaries targeted. Olsen, Ted // Christianity Today;11/11/96, Vol. 40 Issue 13, p110
Reports on the enactment of federal legislation allowing the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) to penalize directors or other influential members of nonprofit organizations with excessive compensation. Background information;Implications; Plans and expectations.
- Tax-exempts with gaming activities get guidance. // Practical Accountant;Jul98, Vol. 31 Issue 7, p46
Reports on the release of the `Gaming Publication for Tax-Exempt Organizations,' guide, by the United States Internal Revenue Service during 1998. Objectives of the guide; Subject matter contained in the guide.