Archive for October, 2011

EO Tax Journal 2011-173

Paul Streckfus, October 24, 2011 at 6:05 am

1 – Friday’s Meeting of the ABA’s EO Committee

2 – Accountability Group Seeks IRS Investigation of ACORN Affiliates Continue…

EO Tax Journal 2011-172

Paul Streckfus, October 21, 2011 at 6:11 am

Today members of the EO Committee of the ABA’s Tax Section meet in Denver. I’ll have a transcript of the six panels in the near future. For your weekend reading, I’m sending along the outline to be used by panelists at the session on “Tax Issues Affecting Disaster Relief,” as well as a Fact Sheet on ACOs just released by the IRS. Continue…

EO Tax Journal 2011-171

Paul Streckfus, October 19, 2011 at 6:01 am

Yesterday’s Senate Finance Committee hearing on charitable giving, noted in last Friday’s email update, is available at, both a video of the hearing and the prepared statements of the five witnesses. What I found most interesting were the statements and information provided by Senator Grassley and the prepared testimony of Roger Colinvaux, which I’m reprinting below. Continue…

EO Tax Journal 2011-170

Paul Streckfus, October 17, 2011 at 6:14 am

1 – Should IRS Speakers Be Asked Tough Questions?

2 – Panel Explains How Taxpayer Advocate Service Helps EOs Continue…

EO Tax Journal 2011-169

Paul Streckfus, October 14, 2011 at 5:05 am

1 – The EOTJ Mailbag

2 – Day Trip to Washington

3 – Senate Finance Committee to Review Incentives for Charitable Giving Continue…