Public Policy Updates

Our Nonprofit Policy Update newsletter is a service for current Members of the North Carolina Center for Nonprofits. We track state and federal policy issues that affect all 501(c)(3) nonprofits. (We are temporarily providing Nonprofit Policy Update to all NC nonprofits to help the sector respond to the COVID-19 pandemic.Sign up to receive updates.)

 

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Recent Issues

April 1, 2022

  1. President Biden Releases FY 2023 Budget Recommendations
  2. Reminder: Families Need to File with IRS to Receive Second Half of 2021 Child Tax Credit
  3. Reminder: Ask Congress to Provide Nonprofit Pandemic and Workforce Shortage Relief
  4. Center Endorses Forthcoming Federal Nonprofit Legislation
  5. Fee Webinar: Student Loan Forgiveness for Nonprofit Employees

 

March 25, 2022

  1. Learn about Election-Year Activities for Nonprofits in 2022
  2. U.S. Senate Committee Holds Hearing on Access to Child Care
  3. Reminder: Ask Congress to Provide Nonprofit Pandemic and Workforce Shortage Relief
  4. Center Sends Questionnaire to Candidates for Congress and NC General Assembly
  5. Families Need to File with IRS to Receive Half of 2021 Child Tax Credit
  6. Free Webinar: Student Loan Forgiveness for Nonprofit Employees
  7. Last Call! Complete the 2022 Nonprofit Compensation Survey

 

March 18, 2022

  1. Register for Next Thursday’s Nonprofit Policy Briefing
  2. U.S. Senators Express Support for Tax Policy Solutions to Help Charitable Nonprofits
  3. Learn About Election-Year Activities for Nonprofits in 2022
  4. Center Sends Questionnaire to Candidates for Congress and NC General Assembly
  5. Legislative Committee Hears About Success of Medicaid Expansion in Other States
  6. Families Need to File with the IRS to Receive Half of the 2021 Child Tax Credit
  7. Complete the 2022 Nonprofit Compensation Survey

 

March 11, 2022

  1. Register Today to Learn More about Nonprofit Policy Solutions and the 2022 Election 
  2. NC General Assembly Ends Its 2021 Long Session
  3. Coming Soon: Two Ways for Nonprofits to Engage with Candidates in 2022
  4. Congress Approves Omnibus Spending Bill
  5. State Legislators Approve Budget Technical Corrections Bill
  6. Families Need to File with IRS to Receive Half of 2021 Child Tax Credit
  7. Complete the 2022 NC Nonprofit Compensation Survey

 

March 4, 2022

  1. Center Asks Members of Congress to Provide Nonprofit Pandemic and Workforce Shortage Relief
  2. Learn How Your Nonprofit Can Engage with Candidates in 2022
  3. Legislative Committee Hears about Benefits of Medicaid Expansion
  4. Families Need to File with the IRS to Receive Half of the 2021 Child Tax Credit
  5. Most NC Local Governments Ending Mask Mandates on March 7
  6. Has Your Nonprofit Lost Board Members Because of New Local Government Transparency Law?
  7. Center to Offer Policy Briefings This Spring
  8. Complete the 2022 Nonprofit Compensation Survey

 

February 25, 2022

  1. Ask Congress to Provide Nonprofit Pandemic and Workforce Shortage Relief
  2. Last Chance: Complete State of the Nonprofit Sector Survey Today
  3. New Congressional and State Legislative District Maps Have Implications for Nonprofits
  4. Families Need to File with IRS to Receive Half of 2021 Child Tax Credit
  5. Has Your Nonprofit Lost Board Members Because of New Local Government Transparency Law?

 

February 18, 2022

  1. State Legislators Approve New Maps for Congressional and State Legislative Districts
  2. Ask Congress to Provide Nonprofit Pandemic and Workforce Shortage Relief
  3. U.S. Senate Passes Continuing Resolution to Prevent Federal Government Shutdown 
  4. Help Make Nonprofit Sector’s Case to Policymakers: Complete State of the Sector Survey
  5. State Legislators Begin Consideration of Medicaid Expansion
  6. Has Your Nonprofit Lost Board Members Because of New Local Government Transparency Law?
  7. Governor Cooper Recommends that Local Governments End Mask Mandates 
  8. New Report Shows Significant Voter Engagement Among Nonprofits
  9. Free Webinar on Nonprofit Voter Engagement in a Changing Electoral Landscape
  10. Registration Open for Training Series on Nonprofit Management
  11. Biden Administration Proposes “Fair and Humane” Public Charge Rule

 

February 11, 2022

  1. State Legislators Will Redraw 2022 Election Maps Next Week
  2. Additional Federal COVID-19 Relief Should Include Support for Struggling Nonprofits
  3. Help Make Nonprofit Sector’s Case to Policymakers: Complete State of the Sector Survey
  4. U.S. Senate Bill Would Restore ERTC for Fourth Quarter of 2021
  5. Congress Poised to Fund Federal Government Through March 11
  6. New Report Highlights Local ARPA Investments in North Carolina
  7. U.S. House Bill Would Make Changes to Donor Advised Fund Laws
  8. Free Webinar on Nonprofit Voter Engagement in Changing Electoral Landscape
  9. Registration Open for Training Series on Nonprofit Management

 

February 1, 2022 (corrected)

  1. Oops! We Gave You a Bad Link on Friday...
  2. Help Make the Nonprofit Sector’s Case to Policymakers: Complete the State of the Sector Survey
  3. Primary Election Remains Scheduled for May 17

 

January 28, 2022

  1. Help Make Nonprofit Sector’s Case to Policymakers: Complete State of the Sector Survey
  2. Nonprofit Hospital Report Could Have Troubling Ramifications for Nonprofit Tax Exemption
  3. NC Business Recovery Grants Applications Due by Monday, January 31
  4. OSHA Withdraws Vaccination Emergency Temporary Standard
  5. Center Offers Updated Legal Compliance Checklist for NC Nonprofits
  6. Nonprofits with State Appropriations Can Begin Process of Receiving Their Funding

 

January 21, 2022

  1. Center Offers Updated Legal Compliance Checklist for NC Nonprofits
  2. Nonprofits with State Appropriations Can Begin Process of Receiving Their Funding
  3. NC General Assembly Votes to Move 2020 Primary Election to June 7
  4. NC Business Recovery Grants Open for Many Nonprofits that Pay UBIT
  5. Coming This Spring: Nonprofit Policy Briefings
  6. Final 2021 Lobbying Reports Due Today

 

January 14, 2022

  1. What Type of Nonprofit Policy Briefings Would Be Most Useful?
  2. U.S. Supreme Court Stops OSHA Vaccination Requirement but Allows CMS Rule
  3. NC Business Recovery Grants Open for Many Nonprofits that Pay UBIT
  4. Has Your Nonprofit Lost Board Members Because of New Conflict-of-Interest Law?
  5. Final 2021 Lobbying Reports Due by January 21
  6. State Court Upholds Congressional and State Legislative Districts for 2022 Through 2030

 

January 7, 2022

  1. Has Your Nonprofit Lost Board Members Because of New Conflict-of-Interest Law?
  2. NC Business Recovery Grants Open for Many Nonprofits that Pay UBIT
  3. U.S. Supreme Court to Review Federal Vaccination Requirements for Employers
  4. U.S. Treasury Department Provides Guidance on State and Local Investment of ARP Funds in Nonprofits
  5. State Court Hears Arguments Challenging Congressional and State Legislative Districts
  6. Three Key Nonprofit Tax Provisions Have Expired
  7. Final 2021 Lobbying Reports Due by January 21

 

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