Public information reporting by tax-exempt private foundations needs more attention by IRS
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Public information reporting by tax-exempt private foundations needs more attention by IRS report to the chairman, Subcommittee on Commerce, Consumer, and Monetary Affairs, Committee on Government Operations, House of Representatives by United States. General Accounting Office

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Published by U.S. General Accounting Office in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

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Places:

  • United States.,
  • United States

Subjects:

  • Nonprofit organizations -- Taxation -- United States.,
  • Nonprofit organizations -- United States -- Accounting.,
  • Disclosure in accounting -- United States.

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Edition Notes

Statementby the Comptroller General of the United States..
ContributionsUnited States. Congress. House. Committee on Government Operations. Commerce, Consumer, and Monetary Affairs Subcommittee.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHJ4653.C7 U535 1983
The Physical Object
Pagination[1], vi, [2], 102 p. ;
Number of Pages102
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2818393M
LC Control Number83603329

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