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July 19, 2018

An overview on lobbying by U.S. public charities and their foreign equivalents. 

June 25, 2018

Our legal experts give you the 411 on everything you need to know regarding political campaign activity. 

August 29, 2017

A nonprofit org may be deemed a public charity — and not a private foundation — if it is specifically defined in the Internal Revenue Code by the nature of its activities.

July 31, 2017

In this post, we'll discuss what it means to be a government entity under U.S. tax law and why it matters to funders.

July 5, 2017

In this post we briefly introduce the three supporting organization types as defined by the Internal Revenue Code.

May 30, 2017

A nonprofit organization may be deemed a public charity in one of three principal ways.

May 1, 2017

In this post we briefly introduce the public charity types that are specifically defined in the Internal Revenue Code.

April 6, 2017

All nonprofit organizations recognized by the IRS as exempt from federal income tax under Section 501(c)(3) are charitable. However, not all 501(c)(3) organizations are subject to the same rules.

March 2, 2017

We share compliance and international law issues relevant to the grantmaking world. First up: nonprofit vs. charity organizations.