ASAE and the Export-Import Bank (EXIM) are holding a webinar July 14 at 11 a.m. ET for association leaders interested in working with EXIM to support American jobs. Webinar participants will learn how EXIM facilitates U.S. exports by supplementing and encouraging private sector export financing; filling gaps when the private sector is unable or unwilling… Read more »

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) will not further extend the tax filing and payment deadline past July 15, despite some calls to do so, the agency said this week. The IRS had previously extended the April 15 filing deadline to give taxpayers and small business owners more time during the COVID-19 pandemic. The agency said… Read more »

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Both the Senate and the House passed legislation by unanimous consent this week to extend the deadline for eligible businesses to apply for Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loans, which was scheduled to expire June 30. The PPP, which was created to help small businesses weather the COVID-19 pandemic, has more than $130 billion in loan… Read more »

ASAE delivered a community sign-on letter to Congress this week, alongside 2,200 organizations, requesting assistance for nonprofit associations impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.    ASAE and thousands of other organizations have urged Congress for months to grant nonprofit associations access to federal relief programs created to assist small businesses and industries struggling with payroll and other basic operations during the coronavirus pandemic. Congress specifically authorized financial assistance to 501(c)(3) charitable nonprofit organizations under these… Read more »

Thank you to all who participated in American Associations Week (June 15-18), our free, week-long virtual education and advocacy event to urge Congress to support the association community. During AAW, we ramped up our collective communications about ways that associations strengthen society and provided programming and resources to amplify these messages. Throughout the week, ASAE… Read more »