Arlington, VA - On May 20th, Congressman Erik Paulsen (R-MN-3) introduced H.R. 4691, a bill that would simplify the private foundation excise tax to a flat rate of 1 percent—a position the Council has long supported.
In this week's edition of Washington Snapshot, you'll find: Just Announce - Public Policy Preconference; New Dates - "Tax Reform: Charting the Future of Philanthropy"; Senate Vote on Tax Externder Bill; Schock Bill Would Make IRA Chari
In this week's edition of Washington Snapshot, you'll find: The IRA Charitable Rollover - Working Toward Permanence & Expansion; New Dates - "Tax Reform: Charting the Future of Philanthropy" Webinars; Happenings on the Hill; Philan
At a recent gubernatorial candidate forum I attended in Rhode Island, a Brown University professor presented on the challenges of climate change for the Ocean State.
The Council on Foundations is pleased to announce two webinars that delve into the comprehensive tax reform proposal introduced by House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Dave Camp (R-MI-4).
The Council on Foundations is excited to launch Seasons of Giving, a quarterly newsletter with valuable insights to help you advance your work and increase your impact.
In this week's Washington Snapshot, you'll find: Springtime in DC, at long last; Ways and Means Hearing on Tax Extenders; Lois Lerner in More Hot Water; 501(c)(4) Regulations on Slow Track; Grassley Prods IRS on Nonprofit Hospitals; Volunteerism
In this week's This Week at the Council, you'll find: Pre- and Post-conference Registrations Open for Philanthropy Exchange; #CF100: Engaging the Community; WATCH: Big Data and Philanthropy; Better than Colbert!; Emerging Philanthropy at the Cou
The Council on Foundations is commemorating the 100th anniversary of the creation of the first community foundation by shining a spotlight on the myriad ways these important institutions are making a difference – and discussing how these vital institution
In this week's Washington Snapshot, you'll find: IRA Charitable Rollover Included in Senate Extenders Bill; Foundations and Regionals Push for IRA Rollover Expansion; IRS Alters Interpretation of What's Allowed Annually for IRA Rollovers; C