TITLE

Charities speak out against Obama tax plan

AUTHOR(S)
Lufkin, Martha
PUB. DATE
April 2009
SOURCE
Art Newspaper;Apr2009, Vol. 18 Issue 201, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article deals with the opposition of U.S. charity advocates against President Barack Obama's tax plan. Some advocates claim the tax plan could lessen an incentive for charitable giving. According to U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner, there is a plan to modify the tax proposal. Non-profit group Independent Sector points out the difficult fundraising environment facing non-profits. Peter Orszag, director of the White House office of management and budget, says the plan would make the tax law fairer.
ACCESSION #
38024019

 

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