Swarthmore College Peace Collection

National War Tax Resistance Coordinating Committee Records, 1982-date

Collection: DG 186



Contact Information

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Telephone: (610) 328-8557 (Curator); Fax: (610) 328-8544
Email: wchmiel1@swarthmore.edu (Curator)
URL: http://www.swarthmore.edu/Library/peace/


Descriptive Summary
Repository
The Swarthmore College Peace Collection is the official repository for these papers/records.
Creator
National War Tax Resistance Coordinating Committee
Title
National War Tax Resistance Coordinating Committee Records
Inclusive Dates
1982-ongoing
Call Number
DG 186

Language of Materials
Materials in English
7.35 linear feet
Abstract
The National War Tax Resistance Coordinating Committee was formed in September 1982 at a National Action Conference of the War Resisters League and the Center on Law and Pacifism. The was headquartered successively in East Patchogue, New York, Seattle, Washington, and Monroe, Maine. Its supporters promote war tax resistance on the national level. The periodicals published the organization have been: Network News (1984-1993) continued by More Than a Paycheck (1993- ). The NWTRC is not to be confused with the organization War Tax Resistance, begun in New York, New York in 1969.

Administrative Information
Restrictions to Access
None
Usage Restrictions
None
Alternate Form of Material
None
Acquisitions Information
Gift of Neil Wollman, 2009 [acc. 09A-002]
Processing Information
This collection remains unprocessed.
Preferred Citation
[Identification of item], in the Neil Wollman Papers (DG 234), Swarthmore College Peace Collection
Copyright Notice
Copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendents, as stipulated by United States copyright law

Online Catalog Headings
These and related materials may be found under the following headings in online library/archival catalogs.
See tripod record



Historical Background
The National War Tax Resistance Coordinating Committee was formed in September 1982 at a National Action Conference of the War Resisters League and the Center on Law and Pacifism. The was headquartered successively in East Patchogue, New York, Seattle, Washington, and Monroe, Maine. Its supporters promote war tax resistance on the national level. The periodicals published the organization have been: Network News (1984-1993) continued by More Than a Paycheck (1993- ). The NWTRC is not to be confused with the organization War Tax Resistance, begun in New York, New York in 1969.


Collection Overview
This collection is unprocessed and remains in the order in which it was donated.

Items removed:
Slide Set 0043 “Conscience and War Taxes”
Viderecording 152 "War Tax Resistance on Donahue, April 1990
Multimedia kit 19 "More Than a Paycheck: War Tax Resistance in America"
Poster Collection:
-"I'd rather explain the folly of war tax resistance . . ." Mennonite Central Committee
-"Alternative Revenue Service, change for change," NWTRCC
-"If you work for peace stop paying for war," NWTRCC
-"Your telephone tax pays for war," NWTRCC

 


Archived web sites for the National War Tax Resistance Coordinating Committee

These web sites were created by the NWTRCC, national office. Beginning in 2000 the Wayback Machine of the Internet Archives (IA) cached the NWTRCC's web site.

The links provided here are for the convenience of researchers interested in the history of the national NWTRCC's web presence. The Swarthmore College Peace Collection has no control over the web sites or how they are saved by IA.

Dates of web sites marked with an * indicate a change in that site from the last saved web site.

http://web.archive.org/web/*/http://www.nwtrcc.org/
http://wayback.archive-it.org/223/*/http://www.nwtrcc.org/




Detailed Description of the Collection

Acc. 95A-094
Acc. 96A-088
Acc. 01A-019
Acc. 01A-061
Acc. 04A-023
Acc. 06A-036


Acc. 95A-094
Box 1

War tax resistance activities, 1982-1990-Oregon, Arizona, New Mexico, Colorado
War tax resistance activities, 1982-1990-California
War tax resistance activities, 1982-1991-Washington State
 
Box 2
War tax resistance activities, 1982-1990- Montana, Utah, Iowa, Nebraska, N. Dakota, Oklahoma, Kansas, Indiana, Idaho
War tax resistance activities, 1982-1991-Michigan, Minnesota, Wisconsin
War tax resistance activities, 1982-1991-Chicago area war resisters support group and other Illinois
War tax resistance activities, 1982-1991-Missouri
War tax resistance activities, 1982-1991-Pennsylvania
 
Box 3
War tax resistance activities, 1982-1991-Ohio
War tax resistance activities, 1982-1990-Texas, Louisiana, Tennessee, North Carolina, S. Carolina, Florida, Kentucky, Mississippi, Arkansas, Alabama
War tax resistance activities, 1982-1990-DC, Maryland, Delaware, New Jersey, West Virginia
War tax resistance activities, 1982-1991-Virginia
War tax resistance activities, 1982-1991-Georgia
 
Box 4
War tax resistance activities, 1982-1991-Upstate New York
War tax resistance activities, 1982-1991- New York City groups
War tax resistance activities, 1982-1991-Pioneer Valley WTR, Western Massachusetts
War tax resistance activities, 1982-1990-Rhode Island, Vermont, New Hampshire, Connecticut, Maine
War tax resistance activities, 1982-1991-New England WTR, Boston, Massachusetts
 
Box 5
Conscience and military tax campaign, 1980-1990
Conscience and military tax campaign, 1980-1990, newsletters
War tax resistance brochures, 1980s
Miscellaneous writings and speeches on war tax resistance, 1980s
NWTRCC Network lists, 1986 and 1989
Rehler/Corner house occupation, 1989-1993, western Massachusetts
 
Box 6
Rehler/Corner house occupation, 1989-1993, western Massachusetts, press articles
National Campaign for a Peace Tax Fund, 1985-1991
Letters to the IRS, 1980-1992
NWTRCC meeting reports, 1984-1989
War tax resistance press articles, 1982-1991
War tax resistance outreach, ads, press releases, and op. eds., mid-1980s-1993
Telephone tax resistance, 1980s

Accession 96A-088
Box 1
“Conscience and War Taxes Slideshow Packet
Peace Tax Community- Canada
Peace Tax Campaign
Untitled Folder
Seminar Registration Packet- 1986
Untitled Folder
National Council for a World Peace Tax Fund
Quakers and War Taxes
Archives
National Campaign for a World Peace Tax Fund
World Peace Tax Fund Literature
Untitled Folder
Written Testimony- Subcommittee on Oversight
Christian Perspective on War Tax Opposition
Jerilynn Prior
Administrative Files 1986
Administrative Files 1987
Administrative Files 1987
Administrative Files 1988

Box 2
Administrative Files 1975
Administrative Files 1977
Administrative Files1978
Administrative Files 1979
Administrative Files 1980
Administrative Files 1981
Administrative Files 1983
Administrative Files1984
Administrative Files 1985
Administrative Files 1986
Administrative Files

Box 3
Ohio- Correspondence with Congressmen No Longer in Congress
Pennsylvania- Correspondence with Congressmen No Longer in Congress
Rhode Island- Correspondence with Congressmen No Longer in Congress
New York- Correspondence with Congressmen No Longer in Congress
New Jersey- Correspondence with Congressmen No Longer in Congress
Montana- Correspondence with Congressmen No Longer in Congress [2 folders]
Minnesota- Correspondence with Congressmen No Longer in Congress
Conference and Seminars- Seminar and Annual Meeting, 1986
Conference and Seminars- Richmond Military Tax Consultation, Report on
Alabama- Correspondence with Congressmen No Longer in Congress
California- Correspondence with Congressmen No Longer in Congress
Colorado- Correspondence with Congressmen No Longer in Congress
Georgia- Correspondence with Congressmen No Longer in Congress
Indiana- Correspondence with Congressmen No Longer in Congress
Massachusetts- Correspondence with Congressmen No Longer in Congress
Michigan- Correspondence with Congressmen No Longer in Congress
Conferences and Seminars- Lobbying Seminar and Annual Meeting, 1987
Conferences and Seminars- Legislative Seminar, 1988
Conferences and Seminars- Howard University Hotel
Conferences and Seminars- European Convention on Human Rights
Conferences and Seminars- Celebration of Conscience
Internal Revenue Service, Correspondence with, 1987
Internal Revenue Service, Correspondence with, 1986
Internal Revenue Service, Correspondence with, 1984
Internal Revenue Service, Correspondence with, 1983
Internal Revenue Service, Correspondence with, 1982
Internal Revenue Service, Correspondence with, 1981
Internal Revenue Service, Correspondence with, 1979
Internal Revenue Service, Correspondence with, 1978
Internal Revenue Service, Correspondence with, 1977
Internal Revenue Service, Correspondence with, 1976
Internal Revenue Service, Correspondence with, 1975
Internal Revenue Service, Correspondence with, 1974
Internal Revenue Service, Correspondence with, 1972
Internal Revenue Service, Correspondence with, 1969
Bill Galvin
Hearing Statement Submitted to Subcommittee- 1988
Untitled Folder
War Tax Resistance General Clippings
Talk Force on War Taxes
Untitled Folder

Box 4
Wallace and Carrie Collett
David Pascal
Internal Revenue Service, Correspondence with, 1985
Cases- Foreign War Tax Resistance
Untitled Folder
Cases- Internal Revenue Service Seizures
Untitled Folder
War Tax Resistance
McSorley, Richard, S.J.
Wedel, Cynthia
Wallis, Jim
Szent-Gyorgi, Albert
Singer, J. David
Schwarzschild
Untitled Folder
Responses to First Letter
Endorser
Sponsor
Untitled Folder

Acc. 01A-019
Box 1
TEFRA — frivolous fine, 1980s
WTR local groups, 1980s
Historic peace churches and war tax resistance, 1980s
Celebration of Conscience
WTR Campaigns, 1980’s
Alternative funds for WTR, 1980’s
Cabbage Patch
Alternative Revenue Service 1989-1992
Center Peace
Historical documents
Tax Talk
NWTRCC Meetings 1993 (May) - 1998 (May)
WTR and national groups
WTR resources
WTR audio-visuals 1980’s
National war tax resistance correspondence 1987-1993
NWTRCC Network
AC decision-making protocol/Statement of purpose
Reports 1987-1989
Conscience Canada 1980’s to Early 1990’s
International WTR 1980’s-1990’s
Misc. documents



Acc. 01A-061
Box 1

Misc. items
Fundraising Letters 1999 (November) - 2001 (May)
National Mailings 1999 - 2001 (April)
Publications, 2001 (June)
Monthly Financial Statements,1999 ( May) - 2001 (June)
NWTRCC Business Meetings, 1999 (May) - 2001 (May)
Correspondence to Ad. Comm. 1999 (, May) - 2001 (July)


Acc. 04A-023
Box 1

Removal Sheet
NWTRCC materials
War Tax Manual for Counselors and Lawyers (1985)
War tax material from other organizations
Articles and materials on war tax resistance

Acc. 06A-036
Box 1

NWTRCC administrative files, 2005-2006 (meeting minutes, financial document, memos)
NWTRCC office email correspondence, 2002 (September) - 2003 (April)
NWTRCC handbook, draft 1, 2005 (September)
NWTRCC literature, 2002-2006
NWTRCC conference, 2005 (October)
Newspaper clippings



This finding aid was last updated on August 15, 2011.