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California Issues Notice of Proposed Rulemaking Affecting Charitable Fundraising Platforms and Platform Charities

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California is leading the way in regulating certain online fundraising activities that have not historically (or explicitly) been addressed in states' charitable solicitation laws. As we wrote last fall, Governor Newsom...more

Holland & Knight LLP

Planning for the Future: Estate and Tax Planning with Digital Assets

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Cryptocurrencies are becoming a larger component of investors' portfolios, especially for millennials and Generation Z, who collectively make up 94 percent of cryptocurrency buyers. While it may seemingly be too early for...more

Freeman Law

Tax Court in Brief | Albrecht v. Commissioner | Charitable Contributions and Contemporaneous Written Acknowledgements

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Tax Litigation: The Week of May 23rd, 2022, through May 27th, 2022 Genecure, LLC v. Comm’r, T.C. Memo 2022-52 | May 23, 2022 | Jones, J. | Dkt. No. 14916-15. Albrecht v. Comm’r, T.C. Memo 2022-53 | May 25, 2022 | Greaves, J....more

Cozen O'Connor

The State AG Report – 6.2.2022

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Here are last week’s curated AG and federal regulatory news stories highlighting key areas in which state and federal regulators’ decisions are having an impact across the US: •AG Bonta Shares Proposed Regulations For...more

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AG Bonta Shares Proposed Regulations For Online Charitable Solicitations

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California AG Rob Bonta released proposed regulations governing online charitable fundraising. The regulations implement California Assembly Bill 488, which provides for increased oversight of charitable fundraising on...more

Al Rowaad Advocates & Legal Consultants

What are the Punishments for Beggars and Unlicensed Charities in the UAE?

The United Arab Emirates has strict laws against begging and fundraising through unlicensed charities, which have been introduced and amended to preserve the image of the UAE, fight begging and organized begging, prevent...more

Freeman Law

Tax Exemption and Unrelated Business Income Tax (UBIT): The Framework (Part 1 of 3)

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This Insights blog is Part 1 of a 3-Part series that provides a focused overview of the unrelated business income tax rules for the nonprofit organization that is tax-exempt pursuant to section 501(c)(3) of the Internal...more

Murtha Cullina

IRS Issues Guidance on the Tax Treatment of Employer Leave-Based Programs to Aid Victims of the Further Russian Invasion of...

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On May 19, 2022, the IRS issued Notice 2022-28 (available at here), which provides guidance under the Internal Revenue Code (the “Code”) on the federal income and employment tax treatment of cash payments made by employers to...more

Bowditch & Dewey

Charitable Contributions of Crypto Currency

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Although the recent crypto currency market correction has taken some luster off digital coins, the tax implications of owning and transferring these assets are still important to understand. Because crypto currency is not...more

McDermott Will & Emery

International News: Spotlight on Tax

INTRODUCTION TO US TAXATION OF NFTS - Despite Non Fungible Token (NFT) sales hitting nearly US$21 billion by the end of 2021, making NFTs almost as valuable as the global art market, they are currently completely ignored...more

Robinson+Cole Data Privacy + Security Insider

Privacy Tip #328 – Ukraine Charity Scams

Unscrupulous criminals use crises to their advantage. Scammers are using the conflict in Ukraine to bilk money from people trying to help those impacted from the attacks....more

Cozen O'Connor

South Dakota AG Impeached | NFL Hit Hard by Regulators | AGs Call for End to Overdraft Fees

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Here are last week’s curated AG and federal regulatory news stories highlighting key areas in which state and federal regulators’ decisions are having an impact across the US: AGs Call Foul on NFL Gender Discrimination;...more

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AG Bonta Fines Nonprofit for Misdirected Donations

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California AG Rob Bonta reached a settlement with defunct San Francisco nonprofit ZeroDivide and its directors and officers (collectively, “ZeroDivide”) to resolve allegations that it misspent donations in violation of...more

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AG Bonta Fines Nonprofit for Misdirected Donations

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California AG Rob Bonta reached a settlement with defunct San Francisco nonprofit ZeroDivide and its directors and officers (collectively, “ZeroDivide”) to resolve allegations that it misspent donations in violation of...more

Freeman Law

Tax Court in Brief | Scholtz v. Commissioner | Itemized Deductions, Charitable Contributions and Unreimbursed Employee Expenses

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Tax Litigation: The Week of April 4th, 2022, through April 8th, 2022 Middleton v. Comm’r, T.C. Memo. 2022-28 | April 4, 2022 |Kerrigan, J. | Dkt. No. 8158-19L Salter v. Comm’r, T.C. Memo. 2022-9 |April 5, 2022 |Lauber, J. |...more

Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis, LLP

Benefit charities, maximize after-tax returns

A Net Income with Makeup Charitable Remainder Unitrust (NIMCRUT) is an effective means to maximize after-tax returns as well as benefit charities in certain circumstances common to high net-worth families and individuals. ...more

Freeman Law

Tax Court in Brief | Oxbow Bend, LLC v. Comm’r | Conservation Easement and “Initial Determination” of Penalties

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Tax Litigation: The Week of March 21, 2022, through March 25, 2022 Oxbow Bend, LLC v. Comm’r, T.C. Memo. 2022-23 | March 21, 2022 |Lauber, J. | Dkt. No. 12718-19 Short Summary: This case involves a charitable contribution...more

International Lawyers Network

What To Consider When Launching a Cause Marketing Campaign

The war in Ukraine has led to Europe’s worst refugee crisis since World War II; more than 3 1/2 million civilians have already been displaced, and some observers expect the number to reach five million as the war continues to...more

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Joint Committee on Taxation Report on Tax Treatment of Charitable Contributions

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Joint Committee on Taxation Report on Tax Treatment of Charitable Contributions - On March 11, 2022, the Joint Committee on Taxation published its 49-page report (the “Report”) relating to the federal tax treatment of...more

Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck

Taxation & Representation, March 22, 2022

CPC Recommends Executive Action. Congressional legislative action generally slows during election years, particularly as November draws closer. With primary season heating up, some Democrats are anticipating fewer and fewer...more

Verrill

We Donate $1MM To Charity. Do You Really? The NAD is Watching.

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Two recent “routine monitoring” determinations of the National Advertising Division of BBB National Programs may indicate a trend toward the NAD’s investigation into cause-related marketing initiatives....more

Epstein Becker & Green

#WorkforceWednesday: Policies to Help Employees Help Ukraine, Equal Pay Day, FMLA Certification - Employment Law This Week®

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This week, we look at how employers can make adjustments to their benefits policies to assist employees who want to offer help and support to Ukraine. War in Ukraine: Offering Support with Benefits Policies (see video...more

Jackson Lewis P.C.

Not-For-Profits, Charities Might Attract More Donors with Improved Website Content, Attention to Privacy

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According to Giving USA, charitable contributions in 2020 exceeded $470 billion, 70 percent of which came from individuals. Individuals deciding to donate to a particular organization may be considering factors beyond the...more

BakerHostetler

Financial Firms Continue Expanding into Cryptocurrency Markets; Crypto Donations Reach Ukraine; DOJ Crypto Enforcement Continues;...

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Traditional Financial Firms Expand Reach into Cryptocurrency Sphere - Early this week, a major investment bank announced that it plans to launch a digital asset custody platform later this year. This announcement follows...more

Kelley Drye & Warren LLP

NAD Reviews Charitable Donation Claims

In recent years, more companies have been willing to take public positions on social issues and to promote certain causes. Different types of promotions raise different legal issues. For example, if a company advertises that...more

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