Arthur Brooks, president of the American Enterprise Institute, discusses the potential effects of capping the charitable deduction, AEI’s Philanthropic Freedom Project, and other issues related to tax policy and philanthropy.
Philanthropic Freedom, Anonymity and the First Amendment
Why givers prize the right to be anonymous
For all Americans—conservative, progressive, or apolitical—protecting donor privacy is crucial to the health and freedom of our society.
Private decision-making can be more effective than openness
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Ford's Darren Walker on inequality.
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Hard-won knowledge on how donor-funded litigation can improve our country.
The U.S. Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service published proposed regulations that would permit charities to file a new information return with the IRS. But the new return would require the...