Ever wonder how much direct and grassroots lobbying your organization can do under Section 501(h)? Our friends at Harmon, Curran, Spielberg + Eisenberg LLP developed this Excel spreadsheet that helps you calculate your lobbying limit. Simply plug in your organization’s annual expenditures to the first column, and this spreadsheet will calculate your organization’s overall lobbying limit as well as your grassroots lobbying limit. Remember that your grassroots lobbying limit is included within the overall limit — the organization’s grassroots lobbying expenditures may not exceed one quarter of the organization’s overall lobbying limit.
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Posted by Nayantara Mehta on November 21, 2014
President Obama’s long-awaited announcement on immigration was delivered to the nation Thursday night. The plan will provide “administrative relief” from deportation for certain undocumented parents of U.S. citizens or permanent residents, allowing up to 4 million people to legally stay with their families.