Archive for ‘Focus on Congress’

EO Tax Journal 2018-244

Paul Streckfus, December 17, 2018 at 5:07 am

1 – Editor’s Notebook

2 The EOTJ Mailbag

3 – In the News (A Holy Mess)

4 DC Bar Program Announcement

5 Groups Oppose Weakening of  ‘Johnson Amendment’

6 Prepared House Oversight Testimony of Professor Philip Hackney Continue…

EO Tax Journal 2018-243

Paul Streckfus, December 14, 2018 at 5:21 am

1 – In the News

2 – The Gong Show Comes to Washington

3 Rep. Price Introduces Legislation to Overturn Controversial ‘Dark Money’ Rule

4 – NAFCU Urges Fix to Grandfathering of Nonprofit Executive Compensation Retirement Plans

5 – Applicant Operating Solely to Grow, Harvest, and Sell Crops Denied (c)(5) Status (Denial 201849012)

6 – Business Association Denied (c)(7) as Social Club (Denial 201848017) Continue…

EO Tax Journal 2018-242

Paul Streckfus, December 13, 2018 at 5:03 am

1 – In the News (DAF Articles)

2 – Senate Votes to Reject Rev. Proc. 2018-39

3 Hatch Condemns Senate Action Threatening Taxpayer Privacy

4 – Wyden on Vote to Overturn Treasury’s Pro-Dark Money Rule

5 – McConnell Opposes Schedule B Disclosure


6 – Senate Republicans Provide Talking Points


7 – Comments of California Lawyers Association on Notice 2018-67 Continue…

EO Tax Journal 2018-241

Paul Streckfus, December 12, 2018 at 5:15 am

1 The EOTJ Mailbag

2 In the News

3 – Could Parking Tax Be Repealed in Time for Christmas?

4 University of Notre Dame Comments on Application of Section 512(c)(6) to UBTI Generated from Investments in Partnerships.

5 Securities Industry Submits Comments on Notice 2018-67 and Section 512(a)(6) Continue…

EO Tax Journal 2018-239

Paul Streckfus, December 10, 2018 at 4:54 am

1 – Editor’s Notebook

2 Possible December 12 Hearing on Clinton, Trump Foundations

3 DOJ Cracks Down on Pharmaceutical Company Using Foundation as Illegal Conduit

4 IRS issues Favorable UBIT and Chapter 42 Rulings to DPs, Foundation, and Trust during Estate Administration (PLR 201849009) Continue…