IRS disaster fund advice followed in OKC, ignored elsewhere

Within months of the 1995 Oklahoma City bombing, local charities were advised by the IRS that using donated funds to make lump sum payments to survivors would not be proper.

BY RANDY ELLIS Modified: November 17, 2012 at 1:24 am •  Published: November 18, 2012

Much of the money was...

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