The IRS In Freefall: The Scandal Over Delayed Approvals Of Certain Social Welfare And Charitable Institutions

January 22, 2018Articles
The Pennsylvania Bar Association Quarterly

Pittsburgh attorney Penina K. Lieber examines procedural consequences for nonprofits seeking exempt status in The IRS In Freefall: The Scandal Over Delayed Approvals Of Certain Social Welfare And Charitable Institutions. Lieber’s article appeared in the most recent edition of The Pennsylvania Bar Association Quarterly.

An excerpt is below:

"Today’s charities operate differently than they did 50 years ago. They are innovative, multifaceted, sophisticated and highly skilled. They are continually testing new ways of doing business in mixed joint ventures, public-private partnerships, tech transfers, social entrepreneurship, shared workspaces, collaborative facilities and shifts in program funding. As they spread their wings—and continue to grow—they also increase their emerging risks."