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Requiring all tax-exempt organizations, regardless of size, to file their annual tax forms electronically was among the recommendations put forth by an Internal Revenue Service (IRS) subcommittee last week.
Smaller organizations took a larger share of online gifts during the most recent #GivingTuesday as healthcare and education nonprofits also got in on more of the fundraising action.
The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) in the last year has reduced a backlog of tax-exempt applications but it did not come without risks.
The Netherlands is the top country for philanthropic freedom, followed by the United States. That’s according to a new report, the Index of Philanthropic Freedom, published by the Hudson Institute’s Center for Global Prosperity in Washington, D.C.
Charitable giving in the United States was up 7.1 percent — 5.4 percent when adjusted for inflation – compared to 2013, with much of the sector returning to pre-recession levels sooner than originally projected. It’s the fifth consecutive year that giving has increased.
The NAACP chapter president under fire for questions about her race has resigned. Rachel Dolezal, president of the Spokane NAACP in Washington state, has announced her resignation via a post on the chapter’s Facebook page.
The Islamabad, Pakistan office for Save The Children was closed and sealed without notice on Thursday by Pakistani authorities, according to the charity.
One of the largest and oldest foundations in the United States will re-focus its grantmaking on social justice while also pledging more operating support for charities.
Two New York City-based organizations that fight lung cancer — Lung Cancer Research Foundation (LCRF) and Uniting Against Lung Cancer (UALC) — have merged. The move was approved by New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman. The new organization will retain the name Lung Cancer Research Foundation.
Financial managers of endowments and foundations have moved away from fixed asset investing to the more lucrative but volatile areas of venture capital and alternatives such as hedge funds, real estate and private equity.
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