Tax Reform

Why Weakening the Johnson Amendment Would Be Devastating for Nonprofits

If you are involved with a North Carolina nonprofit, you’ve probably heard from the Center in recent weeks (probably more frequently that you would like!) encouraging you to take action to protect the Johnson Amendment. Based upon the high volume of calls, tweets, and letter signers from North Carolina (more than any other state!), it’s clear that many nonprofit staff and board members are legitimately concerned about the potential politicization of our sector.

Analysis Shows Negative Effects of Tax Reform Bills for the Work of North Carolina’s Nonprofits

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
November 17, 2017

CONTACT: David Heinen, Vice President for Public Policy and Advocacy, 919-790-1555 x.111, dheinen@ncnonprofits.org

 

RALEIGH – A new analysis of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act indicates that several provisions of the congressional tax reform plans would make it harder for charitable nonprofits throughout North Carolina to provide critical services in their communities.