Disclosures of Donors: Recent Developments

2018 has seen several developments regarding the required disclosures of donors by nonprofits. Disclosures of Donors – Charitable Organizations On September 11, 2018, a three-judge panel of the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit upheld the right of the California Attorney General (AG) to require from reporting...

IRS Guidance on UBIT Silos – 512(a)(6) – PART II

In Part I of this two-part article on IRS Notice 2018-67 regarding the calculation of unrelated business taxable income (UBTI) under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA), we discussed the need to separate different lines of unrelated business activities, which is now required to calculate an organization’s unrelated business income tax (UBIT)....

Webinar: NGOsource – Preparing Your Next International Grant

Join our friends and legal experts Martha Lackritz-Peltier and Brigit Kavanagh for NGOsource’s next webinar – “Planning Your Next International Grant: Legal Issues for Foundations and DAFs” on Sept. 12 at 11 AM PST. Register free here.  This one-hour webinar will discuss various issues private foundations and donor advised...

IRS Guidance on UBIT Silos – 512(a)(6) – PART I

On August 21, 2018, the IRS released Notice 2018-67 which both provides preliminary guidance and seeks comments on the calculation of unrelated business taxable income (UBTI) under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA). Tax-exempt organization that may be earning unrelated business income should be aware of the changes...