- Monday, 07 December 2015 10:42
The Hennepin County Bar Association profiled me today on their website -- check it out!
- Tuesday, 01 December 2015 14:57
Back by popular demand! Instead of sending out holiday cards from my firm, I prefer to give a contribution in honor of my clients to a local organization. Instead of choosing the organization myself – last year I asked you to help me via the First Annual Robertson Law Office Santa Lawyer Contest – and the Women’s Prison Book Project was the lucky recipient! Beginning on December 1st, 2016, I will again be taking recommendations via my Twitter account (@RLOonNonprofits) of organizations that you think are worthy of my donation this year. For those that choose not to play with the Twitter – you can email me at emily at robertsonlawofficellc.com and I will post your suggestion on Twitter for all to see. I will also be posting pictures daily (mostly) with holiday themed items that I own, wear, like to see, etc. for purposes of indicating my self-proclaimed status as Santa Lawyer. The rules:
- Thursday, 29 October 2015 14:20
As we near the end of 2015, there are numerous IRS-related issues of interest to the nonprofit and tax-exempt community. Below is a quick summary of the ones that have caught my interest recently:
- Thursday, 22 October 2015 21:54
Do you work for a nonprofit organization or serve on a nonprofit board? If so, please check out my newest article that addresses some of the more common uniquely nonprofit issues that come up for tax-exempt organizations (the article is focused primarily on looking at these issues from the perspective of charitable organizations).
- Monday, 12 October 2015 15:04
Please join me and the folks at Boeckermann Grafstrom & Mayer for lunch on Thursday, October 22nd from 11AM to 1PM.
BGM staff will be discussing issues regarding preparing for audits and updates on the new financial statement requirements. I will be providing an update on federal tax issues that affect tax exempt organizations, including issues with the Form 990 and priorities for the IRS in 2016.