Karen (Leaffer) Schauble to Present on Legal Fundamentals at the National Scholarship Providers Association Annual Conference

On October 12, 2015, Karen (Leaffer) Schauble of Leaffer Law Group will present “Legal Lowdown: Fundamentals for Scholarship Providers” at the National Scholarship Providers Association’s annual conference. In a session tailored to private foundations, community foundations and public charities, Karen will share the legal fundamentals any organization with, or considering starting, a scholarship program should consider.  She will cover key tax considerations and compliance issues, including donor participation in the scholarship process, use of donor advised funds, other options for establishing a scholarship fund, the requirement (or not) of a scholarship plan, tax reporting and withholding obligations, and document retention.