Council of Nonprofits in the News


Who's minding the store on nonprofits?

The NTA report criticized the 1023-EZ’s “checkbox approach” that asks applicants to attest that they qualify for a tax exemption rather than having to demonstrate that they meet the requirements.

Tags: Form 1023-EZ, Tax Exemption

Nonprofits See Hints Tax Law Has Cut Giving

Nonprofits have seen troubling trends in giving, but it’s hard to pin the blame on the tax law change, said Rick Cohen, COO and spokesman for the National Council of Nonprofits in Washington.

Tags: Charitable Giving, Tax Reform

National Council Of Nonprofits CEO: Big Donations Masking Drops In Individual Giving

Some charities across the country are struggling.

That’s according to Tim Delaney, the head of the National Council of Nonprofits.

Tags: Giving, Charitable Giving

Corporate CFOs in High Demand at Charities as Budgets Come Under Scrutiny

“Governments have a habit of paying late, leaving the nonprofit trying to figure out how to pay for services upfront while waiting months to be reimbursed,” said Rick Cohen, chief operating officer at the National Council of Nonprofits, a body...


Can a Growing Nonprofit Economy Lead to a Thriving Democratic Culture?

A new report from the National Council of Nonprofits, titled ...

Tags: Nonprofit Impact

New Tax Policies Threaten Charities, Report Says

Tax law changes adopted in the last couple of years are threatening the work of charitable organizations, according to a report from a prominent charity advocacy group.

Tags: Nonprofit Impact, tax policy

Report Calls on Nonprofits to Engage, Unite in Collective Advocacy

Only 2.98 percent of the nearly 1.3 million 501(c)(3) public charities in the United States currently lobby policy makers as a way to advance their mission, a report from the National...

Tags: Nonprofit Impact, Data

Charities Urged to Step Up Advocacy Efforts

The report from the National Council of Nonprofits, titled Nonprofit Impact Matters, calls on policy makers and nonprofit advocates to carefully consider the impact of government policy on...

Tags: Nonprofit Impact

What Is the Purpose of ICANN's Comment Periods?

ICANN found itself facing this dilemma when a recent public comment period on changes to the .org registry agreement returned over 3,000 comments (a huge number for an ICANN consultation). ...

Tags: Websites, .org Domains, Domain Registration

Nonprofits Identify Need for Disaster Relief Tax Package

“We are eagerly awaiting the release of the Senate Finance Committee Disaster Tax Relief Task Force report on how tax law can be improved to help people when natural disasters like Dorian hit,” Thompson told Tax Notes September 10.

Tags: Charitable Giving, Charitable Giving Incentives, Disaster


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