The Tax Exempt Organizations Section provides a forum for practitioners interested in the law of nonprofit organizations. Monthly lunch meetings cover featured education topics and allow members to exchange information and ideas about practice issues and developments. The Section also initiates or participates in legislative and regulatory advocacy efforts, as appropriate.

Tax-Exempt Organizations Committees

  • Chapter 180 Working Group
  • Fundamentals Series
    The Fundamentals Series focuses on the fundamentals of Tax-Exempt Organizations. It's monthly meetings typically feature a presentation on topics of interest to new practitioners. For the 2013-2014 program series, the meetings will focus on 501(c)(3) private foundations.

    Contact Information

    Erin Couture

    PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP

    (617) 530-5000

    Ellen C. Lubell

    Tennant Lubell, LLC

    (617) 969-9610

  • Steering Committee
    The leadership committee of the Section organizes programs and discusses policy. To inquire about opportunities, please contact the Section Co-Chairs.
  • Tax Exempt Organizations Education Committee
    Help develop relevant and innovative educational sessions led by a diverse group of talented speakers for Tax Exempt practitioners.

    Contact Information

    Jeanne M. Schuster

    Ernst & Young LLP

    (617) 585-0373

    Kevin Matthew Ellis

    Hemenway & Barnes LLP

    (617) 227-7940

    Barbara E. Hunt

    Ernst & Young LLP

    (617) 699 2891

    Jocelyn A. Bishop

    Jocelyn Bishop Consulting

    (978) 799-1068

    Elizabeth S Reinhardt

    Law Offices of Elizabeth Reinhardt

    (978) 464-9003

  • Tax Exempt Organizations Public Policy
    The BBA is very active in legislative and regulatory changes. Tax attorneys are often asked to lend their expertise.

    Contact Information

    Tonja Mettlach

    Massachusetts Workforce Association

    (617) 918-5281

    M. Bradford Bedingfield

    Hemenway & Barnes LLP

    (617) 557-9704