Real Charitable Choice

Research Report

Real Charitable Choice

July 26, 2004


The charitable sector is under increased scrutiny. Partly because of complaints about excess claims of charitable deductions taken by taxpayers, some questionable payments to board members of foundations and other charitable officials, and inefficient practices and excess administrative costs, the Senate Finance Committee staff has put forward a set of proposals for consideration by the Congress.

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