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Michael McAuliff

Lois Lerner Will Not Face Contempt Prosecution Over IRS Scandal

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 04.01.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Lois Lerner, the former Internal Revenue Service official at the center of the furor over the agency's alleged targeting of politically ...

Huckabee Makes Surprising Statement On Religious Groups

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 06.12.2013 | Politics

Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee (R) urged Baptist pastors to consider rejecting government tax breaks for their churches, citing concerns over givi...

Why Illinois Nonprofits Should Care About IRS' Treatment of Tea Party

Valerie S. Lies | Posted 07.21.2013 | Chicago
Valerie S. Lies

Nonprofits are rightly concerned that the partisan coverage of this issue will confuse the public and leave the wrong impression that charitable organizations are engaging in political activity. We can't allow these impressions to stand.

Colorado Tea Party Groups Claim To Be Discriminated Against By IRS

Posted 05.15.2013 | Denver

At least two Colorado Tea Party groups are claiming that they too were caught up in the discriminatory auditing tactics admitted to by the Internal Re...

Paul Blumenthal

IRS Makes Big Apology To Conservative Groups

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 05.10.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The head of the Internal Revenue Service's exempt organizations division apologized on Friday for the inappropriate targeting of conserv...

275,000 Nonprofits Lose Exemption Status

The Chronicle Of Philanthropy | Posted 08.09.2011 | Impact

The Internal Revenue Service said today that 275,000 nonprofits have lost their tax-exempt status because they did not file legally required documents...

Should Tax-Exempt Nonprofits Be Asked For Voluntary Payments To Government?

The Boston Globe | Posted 06.25.2011 | Impact

BOSTON -- Boston is asking tax-exempt institutions such as hospitals, universities and cultural centers to make regular voluntary payments that some o...

More Cities Look To Nonprofits For Cash

AP | BOB SALSBERG | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

BOSTON — Financially strapped U.S. cities are increasingly turning to private universities, hospitals and other tax-exempt nonprofits for cash, ...

A Last Chance for Charity: 300,000 Non-Profits Risk Losing Tax-Exempt Status

Jim Thomas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Jim Thomas

Traditionally, very small tax-exempt entities were also exempt from annual IRS filings. That changed a few years ago, although many organizations apparently didn't get the word.

Are You a Tax-Exempt Charity? Sure About That?

Kelly Kleiman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Kelly Kleiman

Illinois has begun to cast lascivious glances at its nonprofits. Those property-tax exemptions look mighty comfortable.

Thousands Of Nonprofits May Lose Tax-Exempt Status

AP | MOLLY HOTTLE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

DES MOINES, Iowa — More than 200,000 small nonprofits across the nation are days away from losing their tax-exempt status because they haven't f...

IRS Probe Of Obama's Church Underscores Anxieties For Nonprofits

John K. Wilson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
John K. Wilson

The national United Church of Christ is under attack from the IRS, the AP reports, because the church invited one of its members, Barack Obama, to spe...