Friday, June 12, 2009

IRS Appeals Denies FOIA Request for "Subversive" Exempt Organization Materials

Tax Analysts (paid subscription required) reports that the Internal Revenue Service's Appeals office has affirmed the denial of a Freedom of Information Act request from Paul Streckfus of the EO Tax Journal for all IRS documents on "subversive organizations" as that term is used in the Internal Revenue Manual.  The story notes that Marcus Owens of the Caplin & Drysdale law firm has filed a similar request, but it is silent regarding whether the status of that request (full disclosure: I am Of Counsel with Caplin & Drysdale).

LHM

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/nonprofit/2009/06/irs-appeals-denies-foia-request-for-subversive-exempt-organization-materials.html

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