Archive for ‘The EOTJ Mailbag’

EO Tax Journal 2017-100

Paul Streckfus, May 22, 2017 at 4:18 am

1 – Has John Koskinen Lost His Mind?

2 The EOTJ Mailbag

3 – Court Orders Lerner and Paz Depositions To Be “Confidential—Attorneys’ Eyes Only” Until Motion to Include Documents in the Public Record

4 – IRS Announces Three New Members for Advisory Committee on 
Tax Exempt and Government Entities (IR-2017-99)

5 – Applicant Providing Publishing Software for a Fee to Non-Exempt Local News Co-ops Denied (c)(3) Status (Denial 201720010) Continue…

EO Tax Journal 2017-97

Paul Streckfus, May 17, 2017 at 4:34 am

1 - The EOTJ Mailbag

2 – Solicitation of Questions for Maria Hooke, Director of EO Exams, at June 16 TEGE Council Meeting

3 – Can Charitable Remainder Trusts Avoid the Self-Dealing Rules?

4 – FFRF Argues for Retention of Johnson Amendment Continue…

EO Tax Journal 2017-96

Paul Streckfus, May 16, 2017 at 4:47 am

1 – The EOTJ Mailbag

2 – DC Bar EO Program Tomorrow

3 – My Favorite (c)(3) Organization

4 Foundation’s Proposed Grant to Intermediary Will Constitute a Qualifying Distribution under Sections 4942(g)(1) and (3), But Intermediary’s Proposed Transfers of Waste to LLC Made Possible by Intermediary’s Use of the Proposed Grant Proceeds, Will Result in Indirect Acts of Self-Dealing under Section 4941 (PLR 201719004) Continue…

EO Tax Journal 2017-92

Paul Streckfus, May 10, 2017 at 4:13 am

1 - The EOTJ Mailbag

2 – Trump’s Executive Order Addresses a Nonexistent Issue

3 – As Surfrider Foundation Heads to Capitol Hill, CRC Calls on IRS to Investigate Group’s Tax-Exempt Status

4 – Income of Organization Facilitating the Effective Reclamation, Revitalization, and Return to Economic Productivity of Abandoned or Foreclosed Real Estate Excludible from Gross Income under Section 115(1) and Contributions to It Deductible under Section 170 (PLR 201718001) Continue…

EO Tax Journal 2017-90

Paul Streckfus, May 8, 2017 at 4:45 am

1 – Quote of the Week

2 – The EOTJ Mailbag

3 – In the News

4 – California AG Becerra Hints at Crackdown on Nonprofit Political Activity

5 – Freedom from Religion Foundation’s Complaint against Trump over Executive Order Continue…