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5/30/14 — Charities adopt bunker mentality on taxes

The Hill By Bernie Becker Nonprofit groups say they remain on high alert for congressional efforts to pare back tax incentives for charitable giving. Charities have for years felt that their prized deduction for donations was under siege, with President Obama ...

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5/19/14 — Nonprofits Report Funding Cuts, Government Contract Problems in 2012

Philanthropy News Digest Nearly half of U.S. nonprofit organizations saw their revenue from federal agencies decline in 2012, while one in five said they had more problems with government contracting than in previous years, a study from the Urban Institute finds. Based ...

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5/15/14 — U.S. Tops Charitable Giving Rankings Despite Rich-Poor Divide

The Street By Laura Kiesel When it comes to being charitable, some countries’ citizens are much more generous than others, and views on inequality are a pretty dependable indicator of how generous. A study published online in the Journal of Consumer Research in ...

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