International Business Times: Koch Brothers’ Senator Pushes Tax Break For ‘Dark Money’ Groups

David Sirota
Dec 7, 2017

With Republican megadonors like Charles Koch, 82, and his brother David, 77, advancing in age, a top GOP senator from the Kochs’ home state has proposed a special tax break for moguls who bequeath their riches to so-called “dark money” groups that advocate for policies and bankroll lawmakers’ election ads.


“This can have the effect of reducing the overall amount paid in taxes on a wealthy individual’s estate when they die — or in some instances, creating a tax break for a billionaire’s post-mortem dark money donations,” Brendan Fischer, the director of federal and FEC reform at the Campaign Legal Center, told IBT in an email.

Read the full article 

Get Updates

Visit Our YouTube Page

For more Campaign Legal Center videos, visit our YouTube channel.