SPAY AND NEUTER THE HSUS (A STRATEGIC PLAN)
By bombarding the IRS with letters and our elected officials with emails, we will call attention to the arrogant practices of the HSUS. We MUST fight back NOW or our battles may be over. It's time we stand up in unison and say "ENOUGH IS ENOUGH!!!!" We refuse to let those who are guided by misinformation and the lust for power take over our agriculture, wildlife management and ownership and enjoyment of animals.
For the last several years Attorney Frank Losey has been issuing Calls to Action asking animal owners to contact Members of Congress about the excessive lobbying activities and prohibited political campaign activities of the Humane Society of the U.S. (HSUS) These Calls to Action resulted in thousands of emails and letters being sent by concerned citizens in all 50 States to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and to their respective Members of Congress. While it is true that most Members of Congress literally and figuratively sent non-responsive responses back to their constituents, ALL DID NOT! To date, 27 Members of Congress from 15 different states have forwarded the concerns expressed by their constituents about the HSUS either to the IRS; or to the Treasury's Inspector General; or to U.S. Attorneys in the Justice Department, including the U.S. Attorney General, or to all three Offices! And each of the 27 Members of Congress specifically mentioned, by name, the HSUS!
The excessive lobbying and prohibited activities of the HSUS were documented by the more than 3,000 pages of documents methodically sent to the IRS by Frank over the last four+ years to develop a paper trail.
View a list of activities that the IRS considers merit an investigation of a charitable organization
EMAIL YOUR U.S. SENATOR AND REPRESENTATIVE
Use the links below to find your Congressional Senator and Reprsentative. Find the contact webform on their website. In the subject line add Investigate Excessive Lobbying Practices of HSUS
* FIND YOUR U.S. SENATORS *
* FIND YOUR U.S. REPRESENTATIVE *
CONTACTING OFFICE OF THE INSPECTOR GENERAL
Email Treasury's Office of the Inspector General (OIG) again urging they move forward with the IRS investigation
to hold the HSUS accountable to the U.S. Tax Code.
OIG EMAIL ADDRESS FOR CURRENTLY ACTIVE CASE: (Subject: OIG Case File 55-1307-0105-C)
OIG EMAIL ADDRESS: Complaints@tigta.treas.gov (Subject: OIG Case File 55-1005-0025-C)
OIG FAX: 202-927-7018
OIG HOTLINE PHONE: 1-800-366-4484 (may be anonymous if you choose)
OIG MAILING ADDRESS: Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration, HOTLINE,
P.O. Box 589, Ben Franklin Station, Washington DC 20044-0589
The message to the OIG may be as simple as: "I am writing (calling) about your Case File Number 55-1307-0105-C. Would you please direct that the IRS expedite its investigation of the excessive lobbying activities of the Humane Society of the U.S. and its potential failure to report over $500 Million in revenue on its tax returns, all of which have been substantiated by over 1,400 pages of documents that the IRS has received. The IRS investigation is now over 4 years old, and should not be allowed to drag on any longer."
119 Incriminating Examples Of Excessive, Prohibited And Under-Reported Lobbying By The Humane Society Of The United States (A Public Charity)
Grassroots Plan: How to Spay and Neuter the HSUS
HSUS - Overview summary of excessive lobbying issue paper
Download Talking Points and Fact Sheet
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