CNN Quotes Lisa Gilbert on Trump’s New Anti-Transparency Rule at the IRS
By Fredreka Schouten
“‘It’s another nail in the coffin of disclosure,’ said Lisa Gilbert, an official with the left-leaning Public Citizen, one of the groups that opposed the change.”
“Under the new rule, nonprofits affected by the change still have to retain records on their donors that the IRS can request on a case-by-case basis.
Gilbert says that’s not good enough.
‘They are basically saying: ‘We trust you to do this yourselves’ with basically no evidence that bad actors will abide.'”
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