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The Trump Bump?

Jack Owen’s Tax-Exempt Alert

MAY 2017

 The Trump Bump?

Susan Ott and I just gave our annual planned giving presentation at the Emerging Philanthropy Conference:  Who’s Driving the Car?  Following this Conference, I am still thinking that… Continue reading

Jack Owen’s Tax Exempt Alert–December 2016

Jack Owen’s Tax-Exempt Alert

DECEMBER 2016

By James Conley, Esq.

Congress recently passed and President Obama signed a new law that will allow some small employers, including nonprofit organizations, to use Health Reimbursement Arrangements (HRAs) again.  The 21st… Continue reading

POST-ELECTION UPDATE – JACK OWEN

Given that a Republican has won the White House and Republicans still have majorities in the U.S. House of Representatives and Senate, I decided to provide a Post-Election Update and to make a few observations on how charities may be… Continue reading

Jack Owen’s Tax-Exempt Alert – May 2016

14th ANNUAL NONPROFIT INSTITUTE AND DOL’S OVERTIME REGULATIONS

This year I was again a course planner for Pennsylvania Bar Institute’s annual conference. PBI’s Institute is a gathering in Philadelphia of the leading nonprofit lawyers and nonprofit executives in the Commonwealth… Continue reading

Jack Owen’s Tax-Exempt Alert – March 2016

Pennsylvania Charitable Solicitation Law Has Teeth!

In a recent decision of the Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court, a mid-level Pennsylvania appellate court, a total of 10.8 million dollars in legal fees, restitution and similar penalties were assessed against two Ohio men accused… Continue reading