Public Policy

The policy issues that impact philanthropy are wide-ranging. The Council’s team of policy and legal experts regularly monitors and tracks proposals impacting individual giving incentives, tax code provisions that impact the business operations of foundations, IRS regulatory proposals, Administrative actions, policies affecting cross-border philanthropy, public-philanthropic partnership developments, and much more.

In this week's Washington Snapshot: Senate Finance Committee Looks to Tax Reform; Other News from the Hill; News from the Administration; Trending in Legal Affairs; Philanthropy News & Op-Eds; and more!

In this week's Washington Snapshot: Congress Extends IRA Charitable Rollover for 2014; Other Tax News from the Hill; News from the Administration; Trending in Legal Affairs; Philanthropy News & Op-eds; and more!

In this week's Washington Snapshot: House Fails to Make Charitable Extenders Permanent; Other Tax News from the Hill; Congress Averts Government Shutdown; Trending in Legal Affairs; Philanthropy News & Op-eds; and more!

In this week's Washington Snapshot: House Passes 1-Year Extenders Bill - Senate Yet to Act; Tell Senators: Pass the America Gives More Act Provisions in Final Extenders Deal; White House Events this Week; Happening on the Hill; Attention: Global Grantmakers; Trending in Legal Affairs; Philanthropy News & Op-eds; and more!