Alexander L. Reid


Alexander L. Reid advises tax-exempt organizations in planning, structuring, and transactional matters. He also represents taxpayers under audit, and helps organizations improve their governance and enhance their tax compliance. Alexander counsels taxpayers seeking administrative guidance from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and US Department of the Treasury, as well as on legislative matters with the US Congress. His tax-exempt clients include charities, foundations, colleges and universities, museums, and other nonprofit organizations.


8/26/2019 - Foundations Say Excise Tax Proposal Is Good, but Not Good Enough, Tax Notes

8/21/2019 - 5 Things That Keep Tax Attorneys Up at Night, Law360

8/12/2019 - Proposed Rules on Endowment Tax Criticized as Too Far-Reaching, Tax Notes

8/1/2019 - Montana Federal Court Strikes Down EO Donor Rule Change, Tax Notes

7/8/2019 - Top 4 Federal Tax Regulations of 2019: Midyear Report, Law360

5/21/2019 - Billionaire’s Gift Could Carry Tax Consequences for Students, Tax Notes

3/19/2019 - Clergy Tax Exemption Problematic Despite 7th Circ. Ruling, Law360 Tax Authority

3/4/2019 - Grassley Presses IRS on Nonprofit Hospitals, Tax Notes

2/21/2019 - Morgan Lewis Launches Health Law Scan: Insights and Perspectives on the Healthcare Sector

1/25/2019 - Morgan Lewis Partner Elected a Fellow of the American College of Tax Counsel

1/23/2019 - Sports Franchises Lose Huge Tax Savings Under New IRS Regulation, Bloomberg Tax

1/21/2019 - 10 Most-Read Tax Law360 Guests Of 2018, Law360

1/16/2019 - Coaches' Pay Likely To Dodge New Tax Unless Congress Acts, Law360

1/9/2019 - Tax Law's Effects on Colleges Unfolding, Inside Higher Ed

10/16/2018 - Atheists View Lawsuit as Step Toward Reining in Church Tax Perks, Bloomberg Law

8/31/2018 - Three Top Tax Concerns Still Facing Charity Sector, Bloomberg BNA Daily Tax Report

8/22/2018 - Guidance on UBTI Allocations Allows ‘Good Faith’ Interpretations, Tax Notes

8/17/2018 - 12 Books Tax Attorneys Should Read Before Summer Ends, Law360

8/10/2018 - 3 Tax Breaks That May Be Better in the Long Run, The New York Times

8/2/2018 - Nonprofits Fear Impact of Trump Administration Plan to Cut Capital-Gains Tax

7/30/2018 - Montana Must Prove Harm, Law Violation in IRS Donor Rules Suit, Bloomberg BNA Daily Tax Report

6/28/2018 - Trump Tax Law Has Nonprofit Hospitals Juggling Bond Debts

6/12/2018 - Demystifying the New Tax Incentive for Gifts of Cash, Bloomberg Tax, Bloomberg BNA Daily Tax Report

5/29/2018 - Tax Law Changes for Exempt Organizations Raise Filing Concerns, Bloomberg BNA

5/14/2018 - Trump Tax Law Squeezes Nonprofit Hospitals

5/11/2018 - New IRS Tool Lets Taxpayers Research Charities, ThinkAdvisor

5/11/2018 - Could the Future of Tax Reform Borrow a Page from the Past?, Tax Notes

5/1/2018 - Reshaping the IRS, Accounting Today

4/11/2018 - Independent IRS Appeals Seen as Step in Right Direction, Law360

3/14/2018 - Charities Urged to Share Concerns About TCJA with Congress, Tax Notes

3/1/2018 - Tax Partner Alexander L. Reid Receives Distinguished Legal Writing Award

2/16/2018 - 6 Takeaways for the Sports Industry from Tax Reform, Law360

1/1/2018 - No Easy Fixes For Problems In Republicans’ $1.5 Trillion Tax Cut, Law360

1/1/2018 - Federal Tax Policies To Watch in 2018, Law360

12/14/2017 - Practitioners Welcome IRS Plan to Post EO Applications, Tax Notes

11/24/2017 - Newman’s Own tax break, Politico

11/15/2017 - Tax Bill’s Critics May Be Drowned Out By Frenzied Momentum, Law 360

6/14/2017 - Bipartisan Senate Bill Aims to Promote Charitable Giving, Tax Notes

10/26/2016 - IRS Exempt Organizations Director Switching Roles Next Month, Bloomberg BNA

8/17/2016 - IRS to Reconsider Requirements for Exempts Changing Domiciles, Bloomberg BNA

7/4/2016 - IRS Still Changing EO Streamlined Exemption Application, Tax Notes

6/28/2016 - Uncertainty for Exempt Organizations Delaying Hatch’s Corporate Integration Plan, BNA's Daily Tax Report

5/2/2016 - Not Much Senate Action Expected On Charitable Giving Bill, Tax Analysts

4/8/2016 - Charity Reps Praise Bill to Enhance Giving Incentives, Tax Notes

1/20/2016 - IRS Extends Deadline for Filing New Section 501(c)(4) Notices, BNA Daily Report for Executives

1/13/2016 - IRS Can Focus on Other Guidance As Exempt Political Activity Project Ends, BNA Daily Tax Report

12/4/2015 - Trust Chan and Zuckerberg to Decide How to Spend Their Money for the Public Good, The Chronicle of Philanthropy

9/28/2015 - Grantee Affidavits Cannot Be Basis for Good-Faith Determinations, Tax Notes

9/14/2015 - Earmarking of Charitable Giving Questioned, Tax Notes

7/30/2015 - Morgan Lewis Elects 24 Lawyers to the Partnership

1/23/2015 - Higher-Cost PLRs, Less Communication Expected From Exempt Division Realignment, BNA Daily Tax Report

4/17/2013 - Untouchable Status of Charitable Deduction: Dwindling Under Tax Reform Pressure, BNA's Daily Tax Report

2/13/2013 - Morgan Lewis Lawyer Provides Statement for the Record for House Hearing on Tax Reform and Charitable Contributions

1/7/2013 - Pease Limitation on Charitable Deductions Means Donors Pay More for Charity, BNA's Daily Tax Report

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