CAPLAW News Alerts

CAPLAW News Alerts

CAPLAW News Alerts CAPLAW’s news alerts contain breaking news on the legal and financial topics important to the Community Action network. August 12, 2022Topic: OCS Issues Guidance on Spending Regular and CARES CSBG Funds June 14, 2022Topic: I-9 Flexibility...
CAPLAW Articles

CAPLAW Articles

CAPLAW Article Archive CAPLAW’s archive of articles is organized by topic below. Employment New Rules Under the No Surprises Act Take Effect in January, December 2021 OHS Issues Guidance on Paying Health Insurance Premiums, June 2021 DOL Issues Guidance on COBRA...
CAA Leader’s Legal Guide

CAA Leader’s Legal Guide

The legal framework that governs both public and nonprofit Community Action Agencies (CAAs) as recipients of federal grant funds is vast. This guide aims to give leaders of CAAs – the board and the executive management – an overview of some of the legal...
Tax and Accounting Compliance from a (Social) Distance

Tax and Accounting Compliance from a (Social) Distance

Tax laws and accounting rules can be difficult to understand and navigate, even outside of a global pandemic. As CAAs continue to adopt remote work arrangements, the tax implications of moving employees out of the physical workplace and across state borders may not be...
Tax and Accounting Compliance from a (Social) Distance

UBIT: Old and New Traps for the Unwary

Even if your organization is recognized by the IRS as tax-exempt, it may be subject to the federal unrelated business income tax (UBIT). UBIT typically arises as a consideration for tax-exempt organizations when they turn to revenue generating ventures as a way to...