Legislative Issue Papers
In addition to educating your lawmakers about organized philanthropy and the work of your foundation, it is important to discuss current legislation impacting philanthropy. Listed below are links to Council on Foundations' issue papers. These papers, which will be updated as the legislative environment changes, provide background information on the legislative priorities of the philanthropic sector.
The Council on Foundation Issue Papers are being updated to reflect the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 and the 113th Congress.