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House Signs Off On Tax Bill That Hurts Charities

November 16, 2017       Andy Segedin       [post_view]       1

The House of Representatives passed the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act on Thursday by a 227 to 205 vote. The bill, roundly criticized by leaders in the nonprofit sector, marks a significant step in what has been an accelerated process for the most significant tax reform in more than three decades.

DMA Seeking Feedback On Updated Standards

September 1, 2017       Andy Segedin       [post_view]       0

Leadership at the Data & Marketing Association (DMA) is rolling out the organization’s Data Standards 2.0, a streamlined version of guidelines not updated since 2014. Features of the new set of standards include clarifications on rules relating to connected devices and notice and choice.

GuideStar Pulls Hate Group Designations After Threats

June 27, 2017       Andy Segedin       [post_view]       0

Growing harassment and threats directed toward leadership and staff have led watchdog database GuideStar to remove its flagging of 46 suspected hate groups as defined by the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) — at least for the time being. The removals will take place this week.