A year ago at his first National Prayer Breakfast, President Trump vowed to
The latest regular update for Forum members covering public policy issues impacting the philanthropic sector. The latest update features assessing the impacts of the new federal tax law, advocating for a universal charitable deduction in 2018, state giving incentives in Colorado and Michigan, and other federal and state news.
The Forum Policy Update is a bi-weekly update covering public policy issues impacting the philanthropic sector. This version highlights our October Policy Playbook, recent developments on federal policy including the Johnson Amendment, Universal Charitable Deduction Act (H.R. 3988), Census 2020; and state and local policy updates from Connecticut, Michigan, Montana, New Orleans, and St. Paul.
Policy Alert for our members centered on the Universal Charitable Giving Act and 2020 Census.
The Forum Policy Update is a bi-weekly update covering public policy issues impacting the philanthropic sector. The latest version highlights federal updates on comprehensive tax reform, the Johnson Amendment, 2020 Census; state updates on South Carolina's Pay-for-Success program, Connecticut's budget crisis; and resources available from last month's Policy Institute.
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The latest policy spotlight highlights the latest examples of regional policy work, a staff election activity webinar, and recent state and local policy action.
Forefront and Philanthropy Network Greater Philadelphia respond to the budget crisis in their respective states.
Last week, the United States House of Representatives passed the bipartisan "American Gives More Act of 2014," a legislative package that makes the IRA charitable rollover permanent and simplifies the excise tax on private foundations, both positions supported by many regional associations.
Angela Glover Blackwell delivered the keynote address for the Association of Baltimore Area Grantmaker's Annual Meeting earlier this month with a message on the importance of equity.