Tax-Exempt http://wesa.fm en A Call to Centralize Tax-Exempt Determination in PA http://wesa.fm/post/call-centralize-tax-exempt-determination-pa <p>State lawmakers are considering changes to the rules governing purely public charities — and what such institutions need to get a pass on paying taxes.<br><br>The Legislature recently took the first step in a lengthy constitutional amendment process to take more control in how purely public charities are defined.<br>&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;<br>A court ruling revoking a summer camp’s status had forced the issue.<br>&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;<br>But one local tax appeals board lawyer says the reason such cases land in court is because the state laws on the subject are already overly complex.<br> Thu, 15 Aug 2013 10:56:44 +0000 Mary Wilson 14899 at http://wesa.fm