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The Providers' Council works on behalf of its members on policies that impact them, including state matters on Beacon Hill, federal matters on Capitol Hill and in cities and towns across Massachusetts.

U.S. House votes to weaken Johnson Amendment

As part of a year-long campaign, the U.S. House continues to advocate for legislation that would weaken the so-called Johnson Amendment, which ensures that nonprofits must remain nonpartisan. The Providers’ Council and our national partner, the National Council of Nonprofits, have advocated for protecting the Johnson Amendment, including signing the community letter in support of

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Nonprofits across U.S. send letter on Johnson Amendment

Nearly 4,500 nonprofit organizations, including the Providers’ Council, signed on to the Community Letter drafted by the National Council of Nonprofits opposing changes to the Johnson Amendment, which through federal tax law protects the nonpartisanship of 501(c)(3) entities. Eliminating the current intent of the Johnson Amendment, the Providers’ Council and others believe, would blur the

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