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Approved IRS Form 1023-EZ Data Now Available Online

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) announced that it will now make approved Form 1023-EZ data available to the public through its website. Form 1023-EZ, ... read more >

Exempt Organizations Extension Changes To A Single Request

As a result of the Surface Transportation and Veterans Health Care Choice Improvement Act of 2015, this January, the IRS released an updated version of ... read more >

Can Public Charities Participate in Lobbying Activities?

Not-for-Profit

By Sarah Piot

Since 2016 is a presidential election year, many public charities may be wondering to what extent they can support candidates who back their charity’s ... read more >

Five Issues Presented by the Advisory Committee on Tax-Exempt and Government Entities

The Advisory Committee on Tax-Exempt and Government Entities (ACT) issued its annual report to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) on June 8, 2016. The ... read more >

Form 990-N Submission Changes Effective February 29, 2016

On January 28, 2016, the Internal Revenue Service (“IRS”) issued an exempt organization update for those organizations required to file Form ... read more >

Attention Educational Institutions: IRS Announces Penalty Relief for 2015 Forms 1098-T

On January 7, 2016, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) announced that it will not impose penalties on Form 1098-T, Tuition Statement, filed by eligible ... read more >

IRS Issues 2016 Tax Tables and Inflation Adjustments

Tax

By Sarah Piot

It’s hard to believe 2015 is already coming to a close. The IRS just reminded us of that by issuing the 2016 inflation adjustments and tax tables ... read more >

Are Museum Gift Shop Sales Considered Unrelated Business Income (UBI)?

In a recently released private letter ruling (PLR), the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) found that a museum's gift shop sales of certain items were ... read more >

IRS Realignment of Technical Work

Effective January 2, 2015 the Internal Revenue Service has realigned the responsibilities of technical work between the Tax Exempt and Government Entities ... read more >

Relief for Automatically Revoked Tax-Exempt Organizations Affected by Hurricane Sandy

Not-for-Profit

By Sarah Piot

Organizations that lost their tax-exempt status because they failed to file a required annual electronic notice (Form 990-N e-Postcard) for taxable years ... read more >