ERIC Number: ED077385
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970-Oct-7
Reference Count: 0
Political Activities of Colleges and Universities: Some Policy and Legal Implications.
Bork, Robert H.; And Others
The relationship of tax law and the politicization of the university is discussed in an effort to make university personnel aware of possible legal penalties involved in political action. The effect of political activities on university tax exemption is reviewed in relation to the policy section of Section 510 (3) of the Internal Revenue Code, university action, prohibition against attempting to influence legislation, or intervention in a political campaign. Criminal code provisions are indicated. Appendices of related material are included. (MJM)
Descriptors: Activism, Colleges, Financial Support, Higher Education, Legal Problems, Legal Responsibility, Legislation, Political Issues, Tax Allocation, Taxes, Universities
American Enterprise Institute, 1200 17th Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20036 ($3.00)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Enterprise Inst. for Public Policy Research, Washington, DC.