Bills, Legislation

In this issue of Washington Snapshot: Senate Tax Reform Hearings; Lost Lois Lerner E-mails; Social Impact Bond Act Introduced in House; NOTICE Act Introduced in Senate; Political Activity Rules Could be Expanded, Commissioner Says; 2013 Giving USA Numbers Released; Form 990 Data Availability; Can Philanthropy "Fix" Democracy?

In this week's issue of Washington Snapshot, you'll read about: Community Foundation Survey; Implications of Cantor Loss; Impact of McCutcheon on Grantmaking; Future Challenges and Opportunities for Community Foundations; 2014 Annual Conference - Recap!; Announcing New Board Members and Chair

In this week's Washington Snapshot, you'll find: Last Chance: Public Policy Preconference; Ways and Means Passes Charitable Tax Extenders; California Fundraising Law Advances; Online Guide to Missouri and Illinois Charities; Concern Over Future of New Markets Tax Credit; Revision on NTEE Classification System

In this week's Washington Snapshot, you'll find: Last Chance: Public Policy Preconference; Congressman Paulsen Introduces Bill to Simplify Private Foundation Excise Tax; IRA Charitable Rollover Permanence Bill - Markup Likely Next Week Talks Continue in Senate on Extenders; Agreement on Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act; IRS Will Revise 501(c)(4) Rules; Private Letter Ruling of Interest; Connecticut Legislation on Benefit Corporations; Private Foundation Assets Growing

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 Charitable Rollover Permanent; New Book from Urban Institute's Gene Steurle; Should We Criticize Philanthropy?

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; Philanthropy News and Op-Eds

In this issue: First Lady and Dr. Jill Biden Announce Philanthropy-Joining Forces Impact Pledge, Council Comments on IRS Priority Guidance Plan, Congress Takes Up Extenders, Favorable IRS Rulings to Know About, Philanthropy News and Op-eds

In this week's edition of Washington Snapshot: Council to Senate: Preserve & Expand IRA Rollover; More on the Tax Reform Act of 2014; Property Tax Proposal in Connecticut; California Senate Votes "No" on Political Activity Bill; New Papers on the Future of State Charities Regulation; Philanthropy Op-Ed

In this week's snapshot, you'll read about: Camp Bill Sets Critical Precedents; 501(c)(4) Rules Elicit Strong Public Response; Philanthropy Week in Washington Recap; Other News in Philanthropy

In this issue: Chairman Camp Releases Tax Reform Proposal, Philanthropy Week Update, Council Submits Comments on Proposed 501(c)(4) Regulations, President highlights foundations' investments in My Brother's Keeper initiative announcement, and State Activity