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Nonprofit Newsbits: Tax Record Tools & W-2 Phishing Scheme

September 11th, 2017

Proposed Free Speech Fairness Act: Will it pass? A number of nonprofit leaders — BoardSource, the National Council of Nonprofits, Independent Sector, and the Council on Foundations — have voiced opposition to President Trump’s promise to eliminate the Johnson Amendment. The amendment bars tax-exempt charities from using their resources for partisan political purposes. H.R. 781, […]

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Is Board Member Compensation A Good Idea?

September 11th, 2017

Overheard in a nonprofit’s office: “It’s so hard to find good board members. It’s going to be really difficult to fill these board openings.” If your organization struggles each time it needs to fill a board vacancy — and doesn’t always come up with the candidates it desires — it may be time to consider […]

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All Charitable Deductions Aren’t Created Equal

September 11th, 2017

With the end of the year on the horizon, your supporters may be thinking about making charitable contributions they can deduct on their 2017 federal tax returns. If you want to keep those supporters on your side, though, you need to explain that different types of donations can carry different tax benefits — and some […]

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“Big Beer” Acquiring Craft Beer Market Continues to Rise

August 4th, 2017

The latest in a series of craft brewery acquisitions, San Francisco’s Anchor Brewing Co. is being sold to Japan’s Sapporo Holdings Ltd. The sale follows recent acquisitions such as Constellation Brands’ $1 billion purchase of Ballast Point, Heineken’s purchase of a 50 percent stake in Lagunitas, and the purchase of Saint Archer by MillerCoors. As […]

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DZH Phillips Gave Back to Kids in Need During Annual Team Day

August 1st, 2017

Every year DZH Phillips organizes a Team Day where all of our staff come together to interact, bond and get to know each other better. This year we did more than that! We turned our Town Hall into a Give Back effort and worked as a team to assemble bicycles for local youth. All 19 […]

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Why Millennials Are Choosing Food & Experiences Over Material Possessions

July 14th, 2017

Millennials have become a hot topic in the recent years and the food service industry is no exception. Millennials are currently talking about avocado toast, pressed juices and what to order on delivery service apps such as Seamless. Their focus has shifted from material possessions to experiences. A new study has surfaced, indicating that millennials […]

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