National Organization for Marriage (NOM) 2007 Tax Return (Form 990)

National Organization for Marriage Inc. Tax Return for the 2007 calendar year (beginning June 1 and ending December 31).

Note the $166K paid to Common Sense America, a 501(c)(4) chaired by NOM's executive director, Brian Brown.

Common Sense America's address is listed as a PO Box in this Form 990. An online search quickly turns up a familiar street address:

20 Nassau St, Princeton, New Jersey.

Download NOM's 2007 Form 990 from Scribd

Update: NOM's 2008 return is now available here.

Some background on the activities of Common Sense America in New Jersey in 2007: here.
To date, [Common Sense America] has not disclosed their Board of Directors, how they are funded, or how they are spending their financial resources ...
Hmmmm.

Now I'm all keen to do a side-by-side comparison of CSA's and NOM's 2007 returns.

But until CSA's return from that year becomes available, the $166K listed in NOM's return raises more questions than it answers.

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If you haven't already, please be sure to check out Justin McLachlan's two latest entries.

Meanwhile, Matt Algren flags another discrepancy.

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Oh, and just for fun, follow this link: http://www.CommonSenseUS.org/ ...

It's a contact form for Common Sense America on a page titled "The National Organization for Marriage" with site design courtesy of someone from The Manhattan Institute.

Trifecta!

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And add CommonSenseUS.org to the list of sites that share the same admin/tech email contact:

www.networksolutions.com/whois-search/nomcalifornia.org

www.networksolutions.com/whois-search/gaysdefendmarriage.com


www.networksolutions.com/whois-search/marriagedebate.com


www.networksolutions.com/whois-search/iMAPP.org

Wow, they're keeping Lisa Webb pretty busy over there.

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Sheesh, how did I forget about this photo?

With apologies to Tolkien fans ...

Brian Brown is the Lord of the (NOM) Rings.

One office door to rule them all:



Photo Credit: Danielle Truszkovsky

• National Organization for Marriage

• Marriage PAC NJ

• Common Sense America

• Common Sense PAC NJ

ATTN Post Office: Please deliver mail to all these organizations here, 20 Nassau Street, Suite 242, Princeton, NJ 08542

ATTN Brian Brown: Please keep your Common Sense America tax returns handy, thanks!!

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