Articles Tagged 'Tax Exempt'
‘Major Victory’ – Tea Party wins long IRS battle
It’s taken nearly eight years, but the Internal Revenue Service finally granted tax-exempt status to a Tea Party group in what lawyers representing the group…
Maryland Delegate To Introduce Bill Targeting Terror-Tied Mosques
Maryland Delegate David Vogt, a veteran of a combat unit within the U.S. Marine Corps, will be introducing a bill targeting the tax-exempt status of…
Lucrative NFL’s tax-exempt status, demand for state and local money rankles lawmakers
The NFL’s tax-exempt status is, as the refs might say, “under further review.”
Despite having grown over the decades into an estimated $9 billion-a-year operation, the NFL retains a non-profit status, just like trade associations and chambers of commerce.
The status, dating back to the 1960s, was granted to help the once-fledgling operation get started and applies only to…
Calif. Boy Scouts’ Tax-Exempt Status Threatened by New Bill, Petition
A California-based progressive organization has launched an online petition effort in support of a bill that would strip the California chapter of the Boy Scouts of America of their tax exempt status.
Eddie Kurtz, campaigns director with the Courage Campaign, posted a petition at signon.org that calls for the California Legislature to approve Senate Bill 323. As of Friday, the…