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EO Update Archive - 2008

Issue Highlights Date
2008-1
  1. e-Postcard Reminder
  2. Due Dates for Political Organization Filings in 2008
  3. IRS Warns of New e-Mail Scam Targeting Exempt Organizations
  4. Filing Procedures Update for Trusts Formerly Classified as Supporting Organizations
  5. Updated Revenue Procedures Published
  6. EO Master File Data Now Available in Excel Format
  7. New Extension Procedures Issued
1/31/2008
2008-2
  1. e-Postcard Filing System Now Available
  2. Fact Sheet on IRS Complaint Process for Tax Exempt Organizations Issued
  3. IRS Issues Fact Sheet on Exempt Organization Examination and Compliance Check Processes
  4. IRS to Co-Sponsor Seminar on Issues in Non-Profit Governance

2/14/2008
2008-3
  1. e-Postcard Public Disclosure Site Launched
  2. e-Postcard Filing System Available
  3. Governance and Related Topics
  4. Workshops for Small and Mid-Sized Exempt Organizations
2/27/2008
2008-4
  1. Economic Stimulus Payments: How Organizations Can Help
  2. New Exempt Employer's Toolkit
3/13/2008
2008-5
  1. IRS Issues Procedures on How to Request or Inspect a Copy of a Section 501(c)(3) Organization's Form 990-T
  2. New Determinations Guidesheets on Supporting Organizations Issued
  3. Final Regulations Issued - Section 501(c)(3) Exemption Criteria and Intermediate Sanctions
  4. Updated "e-Postcard" FAQs
  5. Workshops for Small and Mid-Sized Exempt Organizations
  6. Charitable Abuses Among Top 2008 Tax Scams
4/2/2008
2008-6
  1. IRS Releases Draft Instructions for 2008 Form 990, Seeks Public Comment
4/8/2008
2008-7
  1. IRS Continues Political Activity Compliance Initiative for 2008 Election Season
  2. IRS Requests Public Comment on 2008-2009 Guidance Plan Items
4/18/08
2008-8
  1. Reminder: e-Postcard First Filing Date
  2. Annual Electronic Filing Requirement for Small Exempt Organizations — Form 990-N (e-Postcard)
  3. Public Inspection of Forms 990-T
  4. New Phone Forum on Rules for Tax Exempt Organizations During An Election Year
  5. Remarks by TEGE Commissioner on Governance and Tax-Exempt Organizations
  6. Comments on Draft Redesigned Form 990 Instructions
    Nationwide Tax Forums
5/14/2008
2008-9
  1. TEGE Commissioner Steven T. Miller Speaks About Charities and Politics
  2. Sign Up Now: Phone Forum on Election Year Rules for EOs
  3. Advisory Committee to Meet, Welcome New Members
  4. Comments on Draft Resigned 990 Instructions
  5. e-File News
6/2/2008
2008-10
  1. Updated Information on Disaster Relief for Charities and Contributors is Available
  2. Reminder: Report Foreign Bank and Financial Accounts
  3. Script of Phone Forum on Election Year Rules for EOs Now Available
  4. Fall Workshops Scheduled for Small and Mid-Sized 501(c)(3) Organizations
  5. T.D. 9403 Provides Guidance on Charitable Remainder Trusts
  6. e-File News
6/26/2008

2008-11

  1. Update on 2008 Draft Form 990 Instructions
  2. Memorandum Issued on Examinations of Internet Political Activity
  3. New Determinations Guidesheets on Donor Advised Funds Issued
  4. On-Line Resources - Political Intervention by 501(c)(3) Organizations
  5. Redesigned Form 990 - Filing Phase In
  6. e-File
8/5/2008
2008-12
  1. IRS Announces Release of 2008 Redesigned Form 990 Instructions
  2. Updated Publication for Churches and Religious Organizations Issued
  3. e-File
8/20/2008
2008-13
  1. IRS Announces Elimination of Advance Ruling Process
  2. 2008 Form 990-EZ Instructions Instructions Issued
  3. Disaster Relief Updates
9/10/2008
2008-14
  1. Tax Talk Today Webcast: Preparing for the New Form 990
  2. Western Conference on Tax Exempt Organizations
  3. New EO On-line Mini-Courses Now Available
  4. Register Now for Fall Workshops for Small and Mid-Sized 501(c)(3) Organizations
  5. Priority Guidance Plan Issued
  6. IRS Releases Interim Report on 501(c)(3) Bonds Project
  7. Disaster Relief for Texas and Louisiana
9/19/2008
2008-15
  1. IRS Sends Compliance Questionaire to Colleges and Universities
10/01/2008
2008-16
  1. New Online Mini-Courses on Redesigned Form 990
  2. Tax Talk Today: Preparing for the New Form 990
  3. Register Now for Workshops for Small and Mid-Sized Exempt Organizations
  4. Western Conference for Tax Exempt Organizations
  5. Rev. Proc. 2008-55: Listed Federally Recognized Tribes Treated as States for Certain Purposes
10/23/2008
2008-17
  1. IRS Commissioner Speaks on Tax Compliance and Transparency in Tax-Exempt Sector
  2. Tax Tax Today: Preparing for the New Form 990
  3. Update on College and University Compliance Questionnaire
  4. Most Organizations Not Required to File Form 8734
  5. IRS Seeks Applications for TE/GE Advisory Committee
  6. Register Now for Memphis Workshops for Small and Mid-Sized Exempt Organizations
11/18/2008
2008-18
  1. EO Annual Report and FY 2009 Work Plan
  2. TE/GE Commissioner Discusses EO Governance Issues
  3. ABC's for New and Small Tax-Exempt Organizations
  4. Employment Taxes and the Trust Fund Recovery Penalty (TFRP)
  5. IR 2008-133: New Law Encourages Cash Donations for Midwest Disaster Relief
11/26/2008
2008-19
  1. IRS Offers Tips for Year-End Donations
  2. Deadline Extended for Exempt Organization Retirement Plans
  3. 2009 Dates for Political Organization Filings
  4. IRS Announces Fast Track Settlement Program for TE/GE Taxpayers
  5. Reminder: Protect Personal Information
12/18/08

2008-20

  1. Final 2008 Forms 990 and 990-EZ Available
12/24/2008

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