Council of Nonprofits in the News

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Recession in 2019? Charities Wring Their Hands but Do Little to Prepare

Pundits may be harping on a recession, but "I’m not hearing much from nonprofits themselves," says Tim Delaney, head of the National Council of Nonprofits.

Tags: Recession
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21 percent federal tax on church, nonprofit parking spaces creating confusion in SC

David Thompson predicts that designated parking spots for pastors in Charleston, the so-called “Holy City,” may soon disappear as churches realize they can’t afford a new tax on employee parking. 

Tags: Tax Reform, Parking Tax, South Carolina, UBIT, Transportation Benefits
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Nonprofits and Donors Worry About Long-Term Impact of Shutdown

Nonprofits have been a reliable resource thus far, said Tim Delaney, president of the National Council of Nonprofits, and Donna Murray-Brown, chief executive of the Michigan Nonprofit Association, in a ...

Tags: Government Shutdown
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Nonprofits, churches may get hit with parking tax

“It will impact organizations that never had to file these forms. Now they have to,” said David L. Thompson, vice president of public policy for the National Council of Nonprofits in Washington.

Tags: Tax Reform, Transportation Benefits, Parking Tax, UBIT
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Other fallout

David Thompson of the National Council of Nonprofits told Morning Tax that it’s unclear now whether the IRS is electronically accepting other versions of the 990 form that outlines nonprofits’ financial information, but that being able to file is...

Tags: Government Shutdown, Tax Exemption
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SNAP Recipients, Food Pantries, and Domestic-Violence Shelters Face Uphill Battle During Shutdown

The longest U.S. government shutdown in history has the already overburdened nonprofit world on alert. The National Council of Nonprofits joined the National Governors Association and the U.S.

Tags: Government Shutdown, Nonprofit Impact
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Federal Shutdown Has Nonprofits Opening Services

The biggest impact is likely felt in the Washington, D.C. area.

Tags: Government Shutdown, Nonprofit Impact
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Letter from National Council of Nonprofits - End the Shutdown

On January 11, 2019, the National Council of Nonprofits sent a letter to the President and Members of Congress, standing with the...

Tags: Federal Policy, Government Shutdown
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In a year-end scramble, charities worry about the impact of new tax law

Rick Cohen with the National Council of Nonprofits says charities are encouraging average folks to give year-round and changing their messaging, "a focus more on the mission of the organization than on the tax benefit that the donor would receive...

Tags: Charitable Giving, Tax Reform
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New tax laws affect charitable giving

"There are a lot fewer people who will be itemizing their taxes next year with the doubling of the standard deduction." "Small donations really make a big difference."

Tags: Charitable Giving, Tax Reform

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