Brief What's Been Happening to Charitable Giving Recently? A Look at the Data.
Joseph Rosenberg, Patrick Rooney, C. Eugene Steuerle, Katherine Toran
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This brief attempts to access the trends in charitable giving and how the current economic turmoil has affected the nonprofit sector - the main topic of an August 2011 roundtable hosted by the Tax Policy and Charities project at the Urban Institute. Twenty-five experts on tax policy and the nonprofit sector convened to discuss past trends in giving, the charitable sector's current situation, and the possible effects of proposals to modify the charitable deduction.
Research Areas Nonprofits and philanthropy Taxes and budgets
Tags Charitable giving
Policy Centers Center on Nonprofits and Philanthropy Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center