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Treasury Department and IRS Asked to Postpone New Taxes on Nonprofits

July 5, 2018

Nonprofits are asking for a delay concerning two provisions of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act enacted earlier this year. The provisions, one relating to business income and the other on expenses incurred for employee transportation and parking, have caused confusion for several tax-exempt organizations since their applicability is uncertain without additional guidance from the Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service. Impacted organizations and nonprofit advocates have also submitted to both agencies extensive comments and requests for a delay in the taxes being implemented.

More about the requested delay is available in the National Council of Nonprofits’ latest newsletter.