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Policy Update: December 18, 2019

Release Date: 
12/18/2019

Forum Policy Update is a regular update for United Philanthropy Forum members covering public policy issues impacting the philanthropic sector.

Topics in the latest update include House legislation to repeal the unrelated business income tax on nonprofit fringe benefits and simplification of the private foundation excise tax, the introduction of the Universal Charitable Giving Act, and preparation for Foundations on the Hill and PolicyWorks Institute 2020. 

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Policy Update: November 21, 2019

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11/21/2019

Forum Policy Update is a regular update for United Philanthropy Forum members covering public policy issues impacting the philanthropic sector.

Topics in the latest update include preparing for Foundations on the Hill, simplifying the private foundation excise tax, preparing for Census 2020, and reforming the charitable deduction. 

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Policy Update: November 6, 2019

Release Date: 
11/06/2019

Forum Policy Update is a regular update for United Philanthropy Forum members covering public policy issues impacting the philanthropic sector.

Topics in the latest update include preparing for Foundations on the Hill and PolicyWorks Institute 2020, simplifying the private foundation excise tax, and reforming the charitable deduction. 

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Policy Update: October 24, 2019

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10/24/2019

Forum Policy Update is a regular update for United Philanthropy Forum members covering public policy issues impacting the philanthropic sector.

Topics in the latest update include information on Foundation on the Hill 2020, proposed changes to the food stamp program, "public charge", and the 2020 Census. 

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Policy Update: October 9, 2019

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10/09/2019

Forum Policy Update is a regular update for United Philanthropy Forum members covering public policy issues impacting the philanthropic sector.

Topics in the latest update include information on Foundation on the Hill 2020, the private foundation excise tax, and current Supreme Court cases. 

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Making the Case in Your Congressional Meetings Using Philanthropy Data: An August Recess Workshop

Wednesday, August 14, 2019 -
1:00pm to 2:00pm
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Join Candid, Philanthropy California, and United Philanthropy Forum for an online workshop on how to maximize philanthropy data in your congressional meetings. The webinar will provide a space for PSOs to learn more about how to take advantage of existing data, hear tips from their peers about how they are presenting the information to policymakers, and participate in a conversation about what else can be done to improve the information provided to our members of Congress

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A Victory for the U.S. Constitution

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07/03/2019

United Philanthropy Forum applauds and celebrates the news that the 2020 Census will NOT include a question about citizenship. This is a victory for everyone who has been fighting for a fair and accurate census count—as required by the U.S. Constitution. It is a victory for democracy and a victory for all Americans.

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Supreme Court's Census Decision a Win for Democracy

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06/27/2019

United Philanthropy Forum commends the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to affirm the District Court’s ruling to remand the case to the U.S. Department of Commerce. Given the upcoming census printing deadline, it’s unlikely the citizenship question will become part of the 2020 Census. 

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