Thursday, October 15th, 2009
Are Heksher Tzedek rabbis, are the Uri L’Tzedek ethical preachers, any better than the Rubashkins of Agriprocessors? Not when it come to Sukkot. When it’s Sukkos time, just days after Yom Kippur, ethics be damned.
Grandparents can now donate to UJA-Federation and in return the charity will help fund their grandchild's college education.
A recent change in Internal Revenue Service regulations has created a "flip unitrust," which unlike other trusts providing donors with immediate income for the rest of their lives, allows donors to defer income from their gifts.
Monday, September 8th, 2008
Groups on the Christian right have long opposed Internal Revenue Service regulations barring pulpit endorsements of political candidates by pastors or overtly partisan activities at their churches.
This week the Alliance Defense Fund called for a day of pastoral civil disobedience on September 28. And the guessing is it won’t be Barack Obama who gets endorsed from the pulpits.