Archive for March, 2010

EO Tax Journal 2010-46

Paul Streckfus, March 29, 2010 at 10:06 pm

A bit of this and that today. I expect to have a transcript of an interesting governance discussion that occurred last week featuring Fred Goldberg, Lois Lerner, and Suzanne McDowell if — and this is a big if — my transcriber — a big fan of Kentucky — can recover from Kentucky’s loss to West Virginia in the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament.

1 – Ten Tips for Deducting Charitable Contributions

2 – Six Important Facts about Tax-Exempt Organizations

3 – Grassley on New Hospital Provisions

4 – Providing Administrative Services Will Not Constitute Unrelated Trade or Business (PLR 201012052)

5 – Transfer of LLC Units to PF Will Not Constitute Self-Dealing or Recognition of Gain to Donors (PLR 201012050)


EO Tax Journal 2010-45

Paul Streckfus, March 22, 2010 at 10:06 pm

1 – Henry Ford II on the Ford Foundation

2 – Two EO Items Added to Priority Guidance Plan

3 – IRS Provides Relief for Certain Charitable Trusts


EO Tax Journal 2010-44

Paul Streckfus, March 19, 2010 at 10:06 pm

(1) College Graduation Rates

(2) Upcoming Program

(3) Comp Consultants Don’t Restrain Pay

Why caps may be the only answer.

(4) Chuck Grassley on Provena Decision


EO Tax Journal 2010-43

Paul Streckfus, March 15, 2010 at 10:06 pm

1 – Introducing the New EO Division Managers

2 – 2009 IRS Data Book Released

3 – Four Senators Query Compensation to Boys & Girls Club Executives


EO Tax Journal 2010-42

Paul Streckfus, March 12, 2010 at 10:06 pm

In my opinion, the latest TIGTA report, reprinted below, describes a train wreck. The IRS might prefer perfect storm. The bottom line is pretty much the same — a story of failure.