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2/19/13 – House Committee Hears Testimony on Charitable Deduction

NonProfit Standard By Laura Kalick On February 14, the House Committee on Ways and Means held a hearing to examine the itemized deduction for charitable contributions as part of the committee’s work on comprehensive tax reform. There were six panels ...

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2/19/13 – Gun control and charitable deduction control

World Mag By Marvin Olasky As Congress is debating gun control under the glare of media spotlights, a quiet threat is emerging under the radar: charity contributions control. Non-profit groups that rely on contributions are America’s chief poverty-fighters (alongside job-creating ...

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2/17/13 – Charities say don’t change tax deductions

Cleburne Times-Review (TX) By John Austin Senior citizens here and across the nation may well go hungry if legislators limit deductions for charitable contributions, Vinsen Faris, executive director of Meals-on-Wheels of Johnson and Ellis Counties, told lawmakers in Washington, D.C., ...

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