EO Tax Journal 2016-205

Paul Streckfus, October 21, 2016 at 4:19 am

1 – Editor’s Note

2 – Current and Quotable

3 – In the News

4 – Tax-Exempt Bond Developments

5 – The Trump Foundation’s Got Problems with Its Taxes. Again.

6 – CoA Institute Files Lawsuit to Obtain Secretary Clinton Ethics Records Related to Clinton Foundation

7 – Potential Change to Ban Created by Johnson Amendment

8 – Purpose of Payment Determines Deductibility under Section 162 or 170 (Information Letter 2016-0063)

9 – Providing Financial Assistance to Members upon the Death of Their Family Members for Funeral Expenses and Transportation of Their Remains Does Not Make for a Social Club under Section 501(c)(7) (Denial 201642036) Continue…

EO Tax Journal 2016-204

Paul Streckfus, October 20, 2016 at 4:03 am

1 – Current and Quotable

2 – Editor’s Notebook

3 – Community Foundations Press Treasury on DAF Regs

4 – IRS Releases Form 1023-EZ Update Report Continue…

EO Tax Journal 2016-203

Paul Streckfus, October 19, 2016 at 4:37 am

News from the IRS and Treasury (ABA Transcript)

What follows are the September 30 remarks of Victoria A. Judson, Associate Chief Counsel, IRS Office of Associate Chief Counsel (TEGE), and Elinor C. Ramey, Attorney-Advisor, Office of Tax Policy, Department of Treasury, as delivered to members of the EO Committee of the ABA’s Tax Section. The moderator was Suzanne Ross McDowell, Steptoe & Johnson LLP, Washington. Continue…

EO Tax Journal 2016-202

Paul Streckfus, October 18, 2016 at 4:12 am

1 – The EOTJ Mailbag

2 – In the News (Clinton Foundation)

3 – Yesterday’s Trip to Washington

4 – Major Victory: IRS Ordered to Issue Outstanding Determinations & Answer for Political Targeting of Citizens

5 - PBBM-Rose Hill v. Comm’r – Deduction for Golf Course Conservation Easement Donation Denied Continue…

EO Tax Journal 2016-201

Paul Streckfus, October 17, 2016 at 4:19 am

1 – Today’s Schedule

2 – Editor’s Notebook

3 – Americans United Letter to IRS

4 – IRS Response to Americans United

5 – Private Foundation’s Proposed Grant to a Supporting Organization for the Supporting Organization to Construct and Operate a Performing Arts Center on Land Supporting Organization Will Purchase Using Other Funds from a Disqualified Person with respect to the Private Foundation Will Not Constitute an Act of Self-Dealing under Section 4941 (PLR 201642001) Continue…