Presentation Summary of and Comments on Exempt Organization Provisions of the Tax Reform Act of 2014
Roger Colinvaux
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The slides summarize the content of and provide detailed commentary on the exempt organization provisions of the Tax Reform Act of 2014, a discussion draft released February 26, 2014 by Dave Camp, Chairman of the Ways and Means Committee, including changes to the charitable deduction, unrelated business income tax, penalty and excise tax regimes, and administrative provisions. The slides find that several themes emerge: the charitable deduction is supported by a base-defining theory, unrelated businesses should be discouraged, compliance by exempt organizations is problematic, the law is too complex, and the tax exemption for investment income is too broad.
Research Areas Nonprofits and philanthropy Taxes and budgets
Tags Tax policy and charities
Policy Centers Center on Nonprofits and Philanthropy Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center