Archive for January, 2014

EO Tax Journal 2014-16

Paul Streckfus, January 24, 2014 at 6:02 am

1 – Editor’s Notebook

2 – Sen. Cruz Calls on President Obama’s Attorney General to Investigate IRS Abuse of Power

3 – CREW Releases White Paper Rebutting Arguments Against Reforming Tax-Exempt Political Groups Continue…

EO Tax Journal 2014-15

Paul Streckfus, January 23, 2014 at 5:46 am

1 – The EOTJ Mailbag

2 – Did These 68 Words Just Kill IRS Oversight of Dark Money?

3 – Is Your Nonprofit Selling Goods Online? U.S. Supreme Court Provides Reminder of Potential Sales Tax Liability

4 – Seeking Nominations for the 2014 Outstanding Nonprofit Lawyer Awards

5 – Another Organization Denied for Offering Commercial Services in a Commercial Manner (Denial 201403017) Continue…

EO Tax Journal 2014-14

Paul Streckfus, January 22, 2014 at 5:51 am

1 – Politically-Engaged Organization Does Not Qualify under Section 501(c)(4) (Denial 201403019)

2 – Organization Primarily Benefiting Political Party Denied 501(c)(4) Status (Denial 201403020) Continue…

EO Tax Journal 2014-13

Paul Streckfus, January 21, 2014 at 6:07 am

Upcoming EO Committee Meeting

Members of the EO Committee of the ABA’s Tax Section will meet on Friday in Phoenix. The day-long meeting traditionally begins with a government panel on news from the IRS and Treasury. Unfortunately, due to government restrictions on travel, the panel will be without government representatives. Instead, committee members will review current developments highlighted in an outline, reprinted below, prepared by Alex Reid of Morgan, Lewis & Bockius. Continue…

EO Tax Journal 2014-12

Paul Streckfus, January 20, 2014 at 6:01 am

1 – EO Issues Discussed in Malibu — and Not on the Beach

2 – Issa and Jordan Request IG Investigation of DOJ’s Investigation of IRS

3 – Expiring Tax Provisions That May Be of Interest to EO Tax Practitioners Continue…