Associations forced to transition in-person trade shows to virtual events as a result of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic are carefully consulting existing guidance from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) regarding virtual exhibit revenue and unrelated business income tax (UBIT). Longstanding congressional statute holds that revenue from traditional trade shows is exempt from UBIT if certain… Read more »

More than 2,200 associations have joined ASAE’s latest letter to Congress requesting COVID-19 assistance for 501(c)(6) organizations. The deadline to join the letter is tomorrow and interested parties are encouraged to add their organization’s name to the letter here. ASAE’s sign-on letter urges Congress to expand access to the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) to include… Read more »

The National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) earned a 2020 ASAE Power of A Summit Award for its Unifying Framework for the Early Childhood Education Profession, a vision for how to drive the significant and sustained public investment that will allow all children, birth through age 8, to benefit from high-quality early… Read more »