The Law of Fundraising / Edition 5by Bruce R. Hopkins
Completely updated and expanded, this Fifth Edition of The Law of Fundraising is the only book to tackle the increasingly complex maze of federal and state fundraising regulation. Written by two of the country's few legal experts on fundraising laws pertaining to tax-exempt organizations, primarily public charities, this comprehensive/i>/i>… See more details below
Completely updated and expanded, this Fifth Edition of The Law of Fundraising is the only book to tackle the increasingly complex maze of federal and state fundraising regulation. Written by two of the country's few legal experts on fundraising laws pertaining to tax-exempt organizations, primarily public charities, this comprehensive reference thoroughly explains federal and state laws with emphasis on administrative, tax, and constitutional law. Exploring the details of these laws, compliance issues, and prospective laws, this authoritative resource provides an in-depth look into the regulation of charitable fundraising from a federal, state, and sometimes local level perspective.
The Law of Fundraising, Fifth Edition explores:
- Government regulation of fundraising for charity: origins and the contemporary climate
- States' charitable solicitation acts
- State regulation of fundraising: legal issues
- Internet fundraising
- Donor-advised funds law
- International fundraising
- Anatomy of charitable fundraising
- Federal regulation of fundraising
- Prospective federal regulation of fundraising: proposals and issues
- Standards of enforcement by watchdog agencies
This essential guide is accompanied by tables of court cases, IRS rulings, and other pronouncements. In addition, The Law of Fundraising, Fifth Edition is supplemented to keep you aware of all of the latest developments in fundraising law.
Read The Law of Fundraising, Fifth Edition and get timely advice on the most current laws, rules, and regulations governing fundraising.
Table of ContentsChapter One: Government Regulation of Fundraising for Charity: Origins and the Contemporary Climate.
Chapter Two: Anatomy of Charitable Fundraising.
Chapter Three: States' Charitable Solicitation Acts.
Chapter Four: State Regulation of Fundraising: Legal Issues.
Chapter Five: Federal Regulation of Fundraising.
Chapter Six: Prospective Federal Regulation of Fundraising: Proposals and Issues.
Chapter Seven: Overviews, Perspectives, and Commentaries.
Chapter Eight: Standards Enforcement by Watchdog Agencies.
Appendix A: Sources of the Law.
Appendix B: IRS Form 1023: Application for Recognition of Tax Exemption.
Appendix C: IRS Form 990: Return of Organization Exempt from Income Tax.
Appendix D: Inflation-Adjusted Insubstantiality Threshold--$50 Test.
Appendix E: Inflation-Adjusted Insubstantiality Threshold--$25 Test.
Appendix F: Inflation-Adjusted Low-Cost Article Definition.
Table of Cases.
Table of IRS Pronouncements.
Table of Cases Discussed in the The Nonprofit Counsel.
Table of Private Letter Rulings and Technical Advice Memoranda Discussed in The Nonprofit Counsel.
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