Bloomberg Tax
Dec. 19, 2019, 4:20 PM

IRS Hearing Set for Nonprofit Donor Disclosure Rule Change

Lydia O'Neal
Lydia O'Neal

The IRS announced a Feb. 7 hearing to solicit feedback on proposed changes to donor disclosure requirements for nonprofit organizations.

Speakers have until Jan. 17 to send an outline of their remarks on the proposal (REG-102508-16), the notice said. The proposal followed a federal judge’s ruling that 2018 guidance throwing out a requirement that certain nonprofits disclose their major donors to the agency violated a required a notice-and-comment process for major rule changes.

  • In July 2018 guidance, the IRS said tax-exempt nonprofits organized under tax code Section 501(c) no longer had to disclose their donors to ...