Johnny Rex Buckles

University of Houston Law Center

Professor

4604 Calhoun Road

Houston, TX 77204-6060

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

16

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Scholarly Papers (16)

1.

The Constitutionality of the Monkey Wrench: Exploring the Case for Intelligent Design

Oklahoma Law Review, Vol. 59, p. 526, 2007, University of Houston Law Center No. 2006-A-22
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 09 Oct 2006
Johnny Rex Buckles
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 273 (88,862)

Abstract:

Intelligent Design, evolution, creationism, establishment clause, religion clauses, neutrality norm, Lemon test, endorsement test

2.

Reforming the Public Policy Doctrine

Kansas Law Review, Vol. 53, p. 397, 2005, University of Houston Law Center No. 2005-A-15
Number of pages: 83 Posted: 14 Nov 2005
Johnny Rex Buckles
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 210 (112,618)
Citation 1

Abstract:

income tax exemption, charity, charitable organization, section 501(c)(3), public policy doctrine, Grutter, nondelegation doctrine, separation of powers, tax-exempt, Bob Jones, race-based admissions, public policy

3.

The Case of the Taxpaying Good Samaritan: Deducting Earmarked Transfers to Charity under Federal Income Tax Law, Theory, and Policy

Fordham Law Review, Vol. 70, p. 1243, 2002, University of Houston Law Center No. 2005-A-16
Number of pages: 99 Posted: 18 Nov 2005
Johnny Rex Buckles
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 209 (110,712)
Citation 2

Abstract:

earmarked gift, earmarked contribution, earmarked donation, earmarked transfer, Good Samaritan, charitable contribution, charitable gift, section 170, charitable contributions deduction, charitable contribution deduction

4.

Not Even a Peep? The Regulation of Political Campaign Activity By Charities Through Federal Tax Law

University of Cincinnati Law Review, Vol. 75, p. 1071, 2007, University of Houston Law Center No. 2006-A-21
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 20 Sep 2006
Johnny Rex Buckles
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 179 (129,675)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Tax-exempt organizations, charitable organizations, political campaign, church, section 501(c)(3), political activity, political expenditures

5.

Does the Constitutional Norm of Separation of Church and State Justify the Denial of Tax Exemption to Churches that Engage in Partisan Political Speech?

Indiana Law Journal, Vol. 84, 2009, U of Houston Law Center No. 2008-A-25
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 27 Aug 2008
Johnny Rex Buckles
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 161 (145,971)

Abstract:

political campaign, political activities, charitable organizations, electioneering, churches, electoral politics, tax-exempt, tax exemption, section 501(c)(3), charitable contribution, election, separation of church and state

6.

Do Law Schools Forfeit Federal Income Tax Exemption When They Deny Military Recruiters Full Access to Career Services Programs? The Hypothetical Case of Yale University v. Commissioner

Arizona State Law Journal, 2009, U of Houston Law Center No. 2009-A-6
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 16 Jan 2009
Johnny Rex Buckles
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 146 (163,263)

Abstract:

Solomon Amendment, 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell,' FAIR I, FAIR II, Public Policy Doctrine, Bob Jones University,' 'Admissions Policy,' 'Military Recruiters,' 'Tax Exempt, Tax Exemption, 501(c)(3), sexual orientation, federal funding, Yale University

7.

The Community Income Theory of the Charitable Contributions Deduction

Indiana Law Journal, Vol. 80, p. 947, 2005, University of Houston Law Center No. 2005-A-14
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 11 Nov 2005
Johnny Rex Buckles
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 130 (174,727)
Citation 4

Abstract:

income tax exemption, charitable organization, charity, Section 501(c)(3), charitable contributions deduction, charitable contribution deduction, income tax theory, community income

8.

Is the Ban on Participation in Political Campaigns by Charities Essential to Their Vitality and Democracy? A Reply to Professor Tobin

University of Richmond Law Review, Vol. 42, No. 4, 2008, U of Houston Law Center No. 2008-A-18, Washington & Lee Legal Studies Paper No. 2007-23
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 17 Oct 2007
Johnny Rex Buckles
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 79 (244,398)

Abstract:

political campaigns, political activities, charitable organizations, electioneering, churches, electoral politics, tax-exempt, tax exemption, section 501(c)(3), charitable contribution, election

9.

When Charitable Gifts Soar above Twin Towers: A Federal Income Tax Solution to the Problem of Publicly Solicited Surplus Donations Raised for a Designated Charitable Purpose

Fordham Law Review, Vol. 71, p. 1827, 2003, University of Houston Law Center No. 2005-A-17
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 18 Nov 2005
Johnny Rex Buckles
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 57 (293,561)
Citation 1

Abstract:

charitable contribution, charitable gift, section 170, charitable contributions deduction, charitable contribution deduction, 9/11, surplus funds, surplus donations, surplus contributions, oversubscribed, restricted gift, restricted contribution, restricted donation, donor restriction, Twin Towers

10.

Probing UPMIFA: The Mysteries of the Uniform Act in Light of Federal Tax and State Charity Laws and Concepts

46 Real Property, Trust and Estate Law Journal 281 (2011), U of Houston Law Center No. 2013-A-7
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 27 Jun 2013
Johnny Rex Buckles
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 33 (291,224)

Abstract:

UPMIFA, Uniform Prudent Management of Institutional Funds Act, charitable trusts, nonprofit corporations, fiduciary duties, cy pres, endowment fund, donor restrictions, restricted gift, gift instrument, tax-exempt, section 501(c)(3), charity

11.

The Federalization of Fiduciary Obedience Norms in Tax Laws Governing Charities: An Introduction to State Law Concepts and an Analysis of Their Implications for Federal Tax Law

4 Estate Planning and Community Property Law Journal 197 (2012), U of Houston Law Center No. 2013-A-9
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 28 Jun 2013
Johnny Rex Buckles
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 32 (348,796)

Abstract:

Fiduciary duties, charitable trusts, nonprofit corporations, duty of obedience, obedience norms, charter amendments, change of purpose, private foundations, supporting organizations, public charities, duty of care, duty of loyalty, charity, restricted gift, cy pres

12.

The Federalization of the Duty of Loyalty Governing Charity Fiduciaries Under United States Tax Law

99 Kentucky Law Journal 645 (2011), U of Houston Law Center No. 2013-A-10
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 28 Jun 2013
Johnny Rex Buckles
University of Houston Law Center
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Abstract:

Duty of loyalty, section 501(c)(3), charity, charitable trusts, nonprofit corporations, private foundation, supporting organization, self-dealing, excise tax, fiduciary duties

13.

Fiduciary Assumptions Underlying the Federal Excise Taxation of Compensation Paid by Charities

45 Real Property, Trust and Estate Law Journal 53 (2010), U of Houston Law Center No. 2013-A-8
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 27 Jun 2013
Johnny Rex Buckles
University of Houston Law Center
Downloads 20 (407,676)

Abstract:

charitable trusts, nonprofit corporations, fiduciary duties, private foundation, self-dealing, excise tax, reasonable compensation, private inurement, donor-advised fund, supporting organization, public charity, duty of loyalty, fiduciary assumptions, tax-exempt, section 501(c)(3), charity

14.

The Rattlesnake, the Red Wolf, and the Labrador Puppies: A Fable for our Times

U of Houston Law Center No. 2016-W-3
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 28 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 08 Nov 2016
Johnny Rex Buckles
University of Houston Law Center
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Abstract:

2016 election, presidential election, Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump, religion and politics, abortion, abortion funding, deportation, Muslim ban, immigration policy, political morality, alien, foreign, rattlesnake, snake, serpent, red wolf, wolf, Labrador, liberal democracy, image of God, pet store

15.

The Sexual Integrity of Religious Schools and Tax Exemption

Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy, Forthcoming, U of Houston Law Center No. 2016-A-24
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 26 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 15 Nov 2016
Johnny Rex Buckles
University of Houston Law Center
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Abstract:

Tax, Tax Exemption, Obergefell, Bob Jones, Public Policy Doctrine, Religious Schools, Same-Sex Marriage, Title IX, Religious Colleges, Sexual Conduct Codes, Charitable Organizations, Discrimination, Agency Discretion, Rule of Law, Administrative Competence

16.

The Case for the Taxpaying Good Samaritan: Deducting Earmarked Transfers to Charity under Federal Income Tax Law, Theory and Policy

Fordham Law Review, Vol. 70, P. 1243, 2002
Posted: 18 Jun 2002
Johnny Rex Buckles
University of Houston Law Center

Abstract: