Portland news station KATU reports on Senator Ron Wyden’s (D-OR) effort with Senator John Thune (R-SD) to preserve the full value and scope of the charitable deduction.
View videos, live streaming and photos from events hosted by the Alliance for Charitable Reform below.
Howard Husock, vice president for policy research at the Manhattan Institute, is the latest featured guest in our Free to Give series. In this interview, Husock discusses the newly-released study from the American Enterprise Institute on charitable giving; the charitable deduction; independent philanthropy representing our democratic ideals; and the roles government and independent philanthropy play in our civil society.
Washington, DC—Protect Giving Day, organized by the Charitable Giving Coalition, was held on Capitol Hill on November 20th. ACR joined over 200 charitable sector leaders from 140 nonprofit organizations to encourage lawmakers to protect the charitable deduction.
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Washington, DC—Arthur Brooks, president of the American Enterprise Institute,discusses the potential effects of capping the charitable deduction, AEI’s Philanthropic Freedom Project, and other issues related to tax policy and philanthropy.
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Oct 22, 2013
LOS ANGELES— Adam Meyerson, president of The Philanthropy Roundtable, highlighted the importance of the charitable deduction in preserving our nation’s civil society in his opening remarks at the organization’s annual meeting last Thursday.
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Rhett Butler, government liaison for the Association of Gospel Rescue Missions, talks about the newly-formed Faith and Giving Coalition, the charitable deduction, and the role of religious institutions in the context of tax reform.
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