Archive for ‘Focus on Congress’

EO Tax Journal 2018-159

Paul Streckfus, August 14, 2018 at 5:07 am

1 – Editor’s Notebook

2 In the News (Schedule B, Tea Party Hoopla)

3 Senator Wyden’s Letter to Treasury Secretary Mnuchin

4 Should Churches File 990s? Continue…

EO Tax Journal 2018-152

Paul Streckfus, August 3, 2018 at 4:48 am

1 - Editor’s Notebook

2 - Senator Lankford Introduces Bill for Churches, Charities, and Non-Profits to Protect Tax-Exempt Status

3 - Law Professors Argue that Housing Tax Break for Ministers Is Unconstitutional

4 – Reply Brief of Defenders of Section 107 Continue…

EO Tax Journal 2018-151

Paul Streckfus, August 2, 2018 at 3:59 am

1 - More Quotes of the Week

2 - Editor’s Notebook

3 - Senator Hatch Bemoans Democratic Complaints about End of Donor Disclosure on Schedule B

4 – A View from Congress Continue…

EO Tax Journal 2018-147

Paul Streckfus, July 27, 2018 at 4:55 am

1 – Quotes of the Week

2 – Senators Klobuchar and Wyden Lead Entire Senate Democratic Caucus in Calling on Treasury Department to Reverse Decision that Protects Dark Money

3 - Democrat Senator Jon Tester of Montana Seeks Greater Transparency

4 – Democratic Opposition to Schedule B Changes a ‘Partisan Stunt,’ according to Republican Senator Orrin Hatch

5 – Democrat Bill to Reverse Parking Tax Introduced

6 – Nonprofit Parking Tax Update from ECFA

7 - Representative Sessions Introduces Resolution to Support Religious Leaders and Their Parsonage Allowances

8 – Amicus Curiae Brief of Tax Law Professors in Support of Appellees in Parsonage Allowance Case Continue…

EO Tax Journal 2018-145

Paul Streckfus, July 25, 2018 at 4:46 am

1 - Editor’s Notebook

2 – The IRS Gives Up Power for Once, and the Left Goes Nuts

3 – McConnell: Stopping the Speech Police Is Goal of New IRS Rule

4 – Groups Urge No Further Restrictions on IRS Enforcement of Johnson Amendment to Churches

5 – Council on Foundations on New Tax Act Provisions

6 – Group Not Sure What It Is Doing or Under What Code Section It Might Qualify Denied Exemption (Denial 201827014) Continue…