Archive for ‘Focus on Congress’

EO Tax Journal 2019-67

Paul Streckfus, April 5, 2019 at 5:17 am

1 Ruth Madrigal Joins KPMG As Principal In Washington National Tax Practice

2 – Grassley, Wyden: Payments in College Admission Scandal May Violate Tax Laws

3 – Grassley, Wyden Launch Probe of Conservation Tax Benefit Abuse

4 – Thompson and Kelly Introduce Legislation to Help Stop Abuse of Conservation Tax Incentive Continue…

EO Tax Journal 2019-65

Paul Streckfus, April 3, 2019 at 5:19 am

1 – Editor’s Notebook

2 IRS Revises EIN Application Process; Seeks to Enhance Security

3 Senator Tom Cotton Pushes IRS to Investigate Southern Poverty Law Center’s Tax-Exempt Status

4 – Conduit, or Intermediary, Through Which Charitable Contributions Will Be Distributed to a College or University Denied (c)(3) Exemption (Denial 201910022) Continue…

EO Tax Journal 2019-62

Paul Streckfus, March 29, 2019 at 5:37 am

1 – The EOTJ Mailbag

2 – Editor’s Notebook

3 EO Provisions in Taxpayer First Act of 2019

4 – Preliminary Program Schedule of May Meeting of ABA EO Committee

5 – Applicant Whose Primary Activity Is Collecting Membership Fees to Help Pay for Funeral Expenses of Members or Their Families Denied (c)(3) Status (Denial 201907008) Continue…

EO Tax Journal 2019-56

Paul Streckfus, March 21, 2019 at 5:39 am

1 – Editor’s Notebook

2 IRS Announces that Group Ruling Holders Will No Longer Receive Lists of Parent and Subsidiary Accounts from IRS

3 EO Exam Director Maria Hooke Addresses Current Issues

4 – Targeting Higher Education Donors Goes Too Far Continue…

EO Tax Journal 2019-54

Paul Streckfus, March 19, 2019 at 5:20 am

1 – Another Tax Angle to College Admissions Scandal

2 – Tax Problems Loom in the College Admissions Scandal

3 NACUBO Statement in Response to Senator Wyden’s College Admissions Scandal-Related Proposal

4 – AG Grewal: New Jersey Joins Montana Challenge to IRS Elimination of ‘Significant Contributor’ Reporting for Tax-Exempt Organizations

5 – NYSAG: Trump Foundation Assets Were Misused by Trumps

6 – IRS Rules Trustor’s Proposed Transfer of Nonvoting Interests in LLC to Charitable Lead Annuity Trust Will Not Constitute an Act of Self-Dealing Described in Section 4941(PLR 201907004) Continue…