Conflicting data about fundraising is, unfortunately, nothing new. It is akin to the data on drinking alcohol: don’t do it; do it in moderation for certain health benefits. Nor is it new to feel overwhelmed by all the data, even when it isn’t conflicting. So when three different sources predict that 2018 donations will fall because of last year’s changes to the standard deduction, people pay attention.
The American Enterprise Institute, the Lilly Family School of Philanthropy and the Tax Policy Center have all said that Read more