Posted on August 25, 2014

As a 501(c)(3), there is a limit on the amount of lobbying your organization can do and an absolute prohibition on any political campaign activity. In addition, there are requirements for who lobby in Georgia. This presentation will answer the following questions:

• What is the difference between lobbying and political activity?
• What amount of lobbying is acceptable?
• How can your organization do advocacy work without getting into trouble with the IRS?
• How can an organization create legislative scorecards without conducting political activity?
• What are the danger areas for 501(c)(3) organizations when it comes to potential political activity?
• What is a 501(h) election?
• What are the new requirements under the law regarding lobbyists?
– Who must register and what are the requirements?
– What are the new prohibitions on certain types of lobbying expenditures?

Wednesday, September 24, 2014
10:00am until 11:30am
Presenters: Charles Hodges, Kilpatrick Townsend, and Doug Chalmers, Political Law Group

The Foundation Center
Please click here to register.