IRS Proposes Nonprofits Collect Social Security Numbers from Donors

As a CPA, I’ve seen a huge increase in the number of clients affected by identity theft. One of the main ways to guard against identity theft is to avoid giving out your social security number. That’s why I’m confounded by the IRS’s latest proposal suggesting that nonprofit organizations start collecting social security numbers from donors.

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Today you can find me here talking about why nonprofit organizations are pushing back against this proposal.

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