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Monthly Archives: November 2017

Recaps from Proskauer’s 22nd Annual Trick or Treat Tax Exempt Seminar

Posted in Governance

Proskauer’s 22nd Annual Trick or Treat Seminar was held on Tuesday, October 31. The Seminar discussed: New Rules for Tax-Exempt Bond Compliance The Excess Benefit Transaction Rules Hot Topics in Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation for Tax-Exempt Organizations Partnership Audit Rules: Considerations for Tax-Exempt Investors Amanda Nussbaum welcomed everyone to the 22nd Annual Trick or… Continue Reading

Updates for Tax-Exempt Organizations from the Senate Markup to the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

Posted in Uncategorized

Over the last several days, there have been significant developments relating to the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, the pending tax reform legislation in Congress.[1]  On Thursday, a detailed summary of the Senate Finance Committee’s proposal was released (the “Senate Markup”),[2] and the House Ways and Means Committee voted (in a 24-16, party-line vote) to… Continue Reading

New Rules for Tax-Exempt Organizations in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

Posted in Charitable Giving, Private Foundations, Religious Organizations

House Republican Tax Bill Imposes Excise Tax on Wealthy Private Universities and Excess Compensation of Highly Paid Employees; Subjects State Pension Plans to UBTI Rules On Thursday, November 2, House Republicans led by Speaker Paul Brady (R-WI) and Chairman of the House Ways & Means Committee Kevin Brady (R-TX), released the first public draft of… Continue Reading