Council of Nonprofits in the News


National Council of Nonprofits Reflects on Election’s Impact on Charities

The National Council of Nonprofits is disseminating an analysis of the ways in which the 2016...

Tags: Elections

The Role and Future of Nonprofits

An interview with David L.

Tags: Elections, Nonprofit Impact

Trump Win Might Push More Onto State NPOs

As of this morning, Republicans also are projected to keep majorities in the House of Representatives (235-191) and the U.S. Senate (51-47).

Tags: Election, Federal Issues, Sequestration

CEO of nonprofits council: Goodwill scandal ‘not the norm’

The chief executive officer of the National Council of Nonprofits hopes the public understands that what happened at Goodwill Omaha is far from typical in the nonprofit world.

Tags: Ethics, Nebraska, Executive Compensation

Lookout RI Endorsement Of Mattiello May Violate IRS Regulation

The National Council of Nonprofits summarizes the issue this way: "In return for its favored tax-status, a charitable...

Tags: Nonpartisan, Elections, Rhode Island

Charity Inc.: Nonprofit exemptions

With a historic election days away, I would be remiss not to dedicate a column to a perplexing trend affecting nonprofits.

Tags: Oklahoma, Budgets

Property tax debate: What is a charity?

Over the past two years, the Michigan Nonprofit Association has heard from many of its members that their tax-exempt status has been challenged, said President and CEO Donna Murray-Brown...

Tags: Property Taxes, Michigan

Wealthy King County donors bankroll Olympia ballot proposal

But the Olympia initiative is not a partisan candidate. David L. Thompson, vice president of public policy for the National Council of Nonprofits, confirmed the legal distinction that allows nonprofit groups to support ballot initiatives.

Tags: Washington, Ballot Initiative

Nonprofits Brace for New Overtime Rules

With the new rules slated to go into effect December 1, nonprofits are scrambling to figure out how to comply.

Tags: Overtime

Short on Cash, Cities and States Consider Taxing Nonprofits

David Thompson, vice president of public policy at the National Council of Nonprofits, chalks up the growing movement in Connecticut and other parts of the country to tax nonprofits to tight city and state budgets.

Tags: Massachusetts, PILOTs


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