Michael Flynn is Chairman of America's Future, Inc., a tax-exempt 501(c)(3), classified by the IRS as a "public charity." (h/t @patriottakes)
Under the IRS Internal Revenue Code for tax-exempt entities, section 501(c)(3) organizations are prohibited from directly or indirectly participating in any political campaign. Tax-exempt orgs are also prohibited from involvement in terrorist activity.
At a Dallas QAnon event this past weekend, Michael Flynn made headlines, "endorsing the idea that the country 'should' have a coup like the one in Myanmar that deposed that country’s elected leader. (Flynn later tried to walk this back, unsuccessfully.)" washingtonpost.com/politics/2021/…
As of 2019, the FBI has designated QAnon as a “domestic terror threat” because of its potential to incite extremist violence. hsdl.org/c/conspiracy-t…
Flynn apparently signed QAnon promotional items at the event in Dallas, with proceeds benefiting America's Future, Inc.
On America's Future website, Flynn solicits donations, admonishing supporters to "stop complaining and start doing."
On America's Future podcast on May 27th, Flynn continues to spread the lie that incited violence and propelled the Jan 6 deadly insurrection at the U.S. Capitol. Flynn falsely says: "More and more people see the election as fraudulent."
Yesterday, Twitter suspended what appeared to be an account Flynn established on the same day that Twitter suspended his original account, Jan 8. Twitter banned Flynn as part of its QAnon purge in Jan to prevent violence. This account directed Twitter users to: "Parler / trump."
America's Future told the IRS its mission: "TO OFFER POSITIVE PROGRAMS TO ADVANCE, STRENGTHEN, AND NOURISH THE PRINCIPLIES [sic] AND TRADITIONS OF OUR FREE SOCIETY COMMUNICATION IS DONE THROUGH RADIO, NEWSPAPERS, AND VARIOUS OTHER MEDIA."

Flynn's Trump / QAnon / coup promotion?
Sen @RonWyden has called for investigation into tax-exempt orgs involved in Jan 6 attack. He sent a letter to IRS chief Charles Rettig in Jan, demanding inquiry into nonprofits involved in insurrection. Wyden told me in Jan he will "keep pressing the IRS." rantt.com/legal-liabilit…
Sen. Wyden has not yet received a response to his letter from IRS chief Charles Rettig, a hand-picked Trump holdover whose terms expires in November 2022. washingtonpost.com/us-policy/2021…
Anyone concerned about Michael Flynn, chairman of America's Future, Inc., a tax-exempt 501(c)(3), fundraising while promoting Trump/QAnon/coup, may send this form to the IRS, raising questions about Flynn / AF compliance with the Internal Revenue Code. irs.gov/pub/irs-pdf/f1…
The completed form, along with any supporting documentation, may be mailed to IRS EO
Classification, Mail Code 4910DAL, 1100 Commerce Street Dallas, TX 75242-1198, faxed to 214-413-5415 or emailed to eoclass@irs.gov
David Corn asked the organizers of the QAnon conference about Flynn and money flow:

"Were Flynn and Powell paid? How much money in registration fees for the conference were generated? Where did the $8,000 for the baseball bat go? Sabal did not reply."
Telegram user posted that she donated QAnon items to the auction in Dallas:

"These are the Flynn-signed items I sent for the Auction in Dallas.

"100% of the proceeds will be donated to americasfuture.net, as I directed John this is where I wanted our donation to go."
Flynn quotes about Trump, podcast

IRS: "Under the Internal Revenue Code, all section 501(c)(3) organizations are absolutely prohibited from directly or indirectly participating in, or intervening in, any political campaign on behalf of any candidate for elective public office."

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