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Of Recent Interest
Gail Harmon was recently quoted in Right Wing Watch's article about the IRS distinction between a church and a religious nonprofit regarding the recent change in status of Focus on the Family. 
Harmon Curran partners John Pomeranz and Beth Kingsley have been deeply involved in reaction to the IRS Notice of Proposed Rulemaking on 501(c)(4) political activity:

For more information on the proposed rule, see our own summary of the issue in eUpdate.


HCSE in the News

Here's How Focus On The Family Convinced The IRS To Call It A Church
April 17, 2018           Right Wing Watch
How Republicans Protect Anonymous Donors And Their Dark Money
July 6, 2017              International Business Times
Trump's Call to Repeal Tax Rule Could Allow Hospitals to Support Candidates. But Would They?
February 3, 2017       Modern Healthcare
Congress Needs to Define Political Do's and Don'ts for Nonprofits
December 2, 2016      The Hill
Here's the Deal with Donald Trump and Self Dealing
September 21, 2016   Marketplace
The New ED Regulations & Their Impact on International Philanthropy
October 2015             CAF America's Radio Show
NRA: Accusations in Yahoo News Report are False
May 29, 2015            The Washington Free Beacon
The NRA’s Brazen Shell Game with Donations: A Yahoo News Investigation
April 21, 2015            YAHOO! Politics
House Quietly Passes Tax Exemption for Megadonors
April 16, 2015             Politico
New IRS Rules on Dark Money Likely Won’t Be Ready Before 2016 Election
January 5, 2015          ProPublica
An Attorney’s Eye on Religion in the Elections
September 13, 2014   State of Belief
Pro-Troop Charity Misleads Donors While Lining Political Consultants’ Pockets
August 5, 2014           ProPublica
July 11, 2014             Tone and Tenor
Nonprofits' Failure to Report Political Activity to IRS Raises Questions
February 27, 2014      The Center for Public Integrity
Dark Money Groups’ Failure to Report 2012 Political Activity Raises Questions
February 27, 2014      The Huffington Post
How Small Reactor Fires Could Result in U.S. Nuclear Disasters Worse Than Fukushima
February 18, 2014      EcoWatch 
Hollywood Conservative Group Grapples With IRS Scrutiny As It Seeks Tax-Exempt Status
January 22, 2014        Variety
November 15, 2013     The Washington Times
Nonprofits Need Better Guidance on Tax-Exempt Standards
May 23, 2013            The Washington Post
Nuclear Industry Rushing Spent Fuel Assessment, Groups Warn
January 16, 2013       Environment News Source 
Industry, Activists Gird for Fallout from Waste Debate 
August 10, 2012        E&E Publishing 



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