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Do Your Donor Letters Have it All? Including required IRS disclosures?

by Support Kansas City

A $64 million charitable contribution was disallowed per the Tax Court case 15 West 17th Street LLC v. Commissioner, 147 T.C. No. 19. Why? Because the donor acknowledgement letter was missing key pieces of information required by the Internal Revenue Service. Detailed rules for contemporaneous written acknowledgments are contained in Section 170(f)(8) of the Internal…



Call for Nominations – 2017 Excellence in Nonprofit Leadership Awards

by Support Kansas City

Support Kansas City is pleased to announce the call for nominations for the 2017 Excellence in Nonprofit Leadership Awards. It is part of our mission to promote best practices for nonprofits throughout our community. This award helps identify and honor those effective nonprofit organizations who demonstrate strong leadership on both a staff and board level.…



Event: Board Management for Today’s NFP: Trends, Capacity & Governance

by Support Kansas City

Join CBIZ MHM and Support Kansas City on Thursday, December 10th, for a conversation lead by Debra Box, Executive Director, Support Kansas City. Debra will focus on the trends in high performance boards, building capacity, and the key aspects of building and maintaining an effective relationship between your Not-for-Profit organization and your board members. Check-in…