Tax and Regulatory Issues

Friday, March 14, 2014
Washington’s Rules Handicap True Tax Reform

WASHINGTON, DC -- Fixing our broken tax code is a huge, cost-free opportunity to kick-start economic growth and enable millions of unemployed and underemployed Americans to get back to work. Fortunately, Representative Dave Camp, the chairman of the House tax-writing committee, has proposed a largely pro-growth reform plan.

Friday, March 7, 2014
Defending the Charitable Deduction at Foundations on the Hill

Washington, DC -- gainst the backdrop of President Obama's recent budget proposal, which proposes to cap the charitable deduction at 28%, and Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee Representative Dave Camp's tax reform discussion draft, which includes a 2% floor for the charitable deduction among other changes, philanthropic leaders arrived in Washington, DC to meet with their representatives in Congress as part of Foundations on the Hill (FOTH). As Tim Daleney, President & CEO of the National Council of Nonprofits put it at the FOTH luncheon, "This is the week to be in Washington."

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