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This section contains a broad spectrum of resources that enable you to learn more about the attorneys of Adler & Colvin and the practice areas in which they specialize. You'll find a list of attorney-authored articles on issues related to each practice area, as well as links to other Web sites and organizations.
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May 20: CalCPA Not-for-Profit Organizations Conference, San Francisco, CA
Rosemary E. Fei presents the May 20th session of Pitfalls of Private Foundations (moderator) and Advanced Tax Issues (panelist).
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Adler & Colvin clients and colleagues are eligible for a 20% discount on registration. If interested in attending, please call Adler & Colvin at (415) 421-7555.
On June 30, 2011, Adler & Colvin added a Client Alert regarding the Internal Revenue Service list of exempt organizations that have automatically lost their exempt status because they failed to file annual information returns for three consecutive years. For more information, including how to confirm whether an organization is on the list and how to have an organization's exempt status reinstated, please click here.
On May 12, 2011, Adler & Colvin added a Client Alert regarding gift tax enforcement on payments to 501(c)(4) exempt organizations. Based on information shared at the May 6, 2011, meeting of the ABA Exempt Organizations Committee, it appeared that the Internal Revenue Service was pursuing some individual donors for failure to report and pay gift tax on payments to Section 501(c)(4) social welfare organizations. For background on this topic, please click here. On July 7, 2011, the IRS announced that it would no longer pursue 501(c)(4) donors for gift tax and would coordinate with its Chief Counsel to determine whether further guidance is needed. Any future enforcement would be prospective only after notice to the public. See http://www.irs.gov/newsroom/article/0,,id=241592,00.html
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