Treasury and IRS Issue Guidance for 501(c)(4) Tax-Exempt Social Welfare Organizations


The Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service said Tuesday they are issuing initial guidance regarding qualification requirements for tax-exemption as a social welfare organization under Section 501(c)(4) of the Tax Code after a scandal erupted earlier this year over claims that the IRS was targeting Tea Party groups applying for tax-exempt status. 

Danny Werfel

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