Maine Land Conservation Law E-Bulletin – December 2014

In this Issue:

  • Maine Attorney General Prevents Termination of Conservation Easement
  • Conservation Easement Enhanced Tax Incentives – Your Voice Needed
  • E-Bulletin Information

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Maine Nonprofit Law E-Bulletin – September 2014

In this Issue:

  • Land Trust Wins Property Tax Exemption Case
  • New Streamlined 1023-EZ Application Form For Small Nonprofits
  • E-Bulletin Information

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Maine Land Conservation Law E-Bulletin – August 2014

In this Issue:

  • Introduction
  • Major Court Victory for Maine Land Trusts
  • Portland Park Group Wins Legal and Electoral Victory

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Maine Land Conservation Law E-Bulletin – April 2014

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Maine Nonprofit Law E-Bulletin – March 2014

In this Issue:

  • Introduction
  • Good News! – Proposed Bill to Substantially Narrow Maine Charitable Solicitations Act
  • Fate of Bill to Overturn Limit on Maine Charitable Deduction Still Uncertain
  • IRS Proposes Restrictions on Campaign Activities for 501(c)(4) Organizations

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Maine Land Conservation Law E-Bulletin – January 2014

In this Issue:

  • Introduction
  • Park Initiative Wins in Superior Court, But City of Portland Is Appealing
  • Land Trust Alliance and Maine Coast Heritage Trust to File Joint Amicus Brief in FSHT Case
  • Property Tax Exemption Bill Before Taxation Committee
  • Upcoming Event: Fourth Symposium on Advanced Legal Topics in Land Conservation

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Maine Nonprofit Law E-Bulletin – November 2013

In this Issue:

  • Introduction
  • Maine Nonprofit Organization Wins Trial Court Decision on Citizens’ Initiative
  • New Cap on Maine Income Tax Charitable Deduction
  • Land Conservation Property Tax Exemption Case Going to Maine Supreme Court

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Maine Land Conservation Law E-Bulletin – September 2013

In this Issue:

  • Introduction
  • FSHT Wins In Superior Court, But Town Will Appeal
  • Portland Council Votes to Sell Park, Opponents Bring Citizens’ Initiative
  • Upcoming Event: Nonprofit and Tax-Exempt Organization Seminar

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Maine Nonprofit Law E-Bulletin – July 2013

In this Issue:

  • Introduction
  • Maine Charitable Solicitations Act Changes
  • Interns or Employees?
  • Another Important Property Tax Exemption Case
  • Upcoming Event: Nonprofit and Tax-Exempt Organization Seminar

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Maine Land Conservation Law E-Bulletin – May 2013

In this Issue:

  • Introduction
  • Property Tax Exemption for Maine Land Trusts
  • Case Law: Board Officer Immune From Liability

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