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Thursday, August 31, 2006

IRS Clears NAACP in Probe of Political Activities

Irs_logo_251 NaacpThe IRS has informed the NAACP that it has concluded its examination of NAACP activities and determined the association did not violate conditions of its tax exempt status.  From the NAACP Press Release:

“We have determined that you continue to qualify as an organization described in IRC section 501(c)(3),” the IRS wrote in a letter to the NAACP dated Aug. 9. IRS official Marsha A. Ramirez said that a review of video footage of the Bond speech and other information indicated “that political intervention did not occur.”

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The IRS must have investigated a different NAACP than the one whose leadership regularly attacks Republicans and President Bush.

Posted by: Woody | Sep 1, 2006 6:37:09 AM