Travel Ban Injunction Upheld By Fourth Circuit

President Trump’s proposed travel ban was dealt a defeat today when the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals upheld an injunction blocking a significant part of the Trump administration’s travel ban from going into effect. The decision by the court will prevents the administration from implementing their denial of visas to citizens of six majority-Muslim countries…. Read more »

ASAE to Host Webinar on State Policy Issues

On May 31 at 2:00pm ET ASAE will host a complimentary webinar on the most significant trends for association government affairs professionals. The webinar will highlight: taxation of Services, Associations Health Plans (AHPs), and Non-Traditional Social Issues. Listen to experts from The Ohio Society of CPAs, the Texas Association of Business, the National Retail Federation,… Read more »

Congress Debates Border Tax

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin spoke about his concern related to the controversial border adjustment tax (BAT) while testifying before the Ways and Means Committee this week. Secretary Mnuchin said the BAT may have a negative impact on consumers in addition to having the ability to move currencies. Congresswoman Judy Chu (D-CA), a member of the… Read more »

Trump Administration Releases FY18 Budget

This week the Trump administration released a 2018 budget proposal which would slash nondefense discretionary funding by more than $1.4 trillion. Titled, “A New Foundation for American Greatness,” the plan would make major changes to the social safety net, but would leave Medicare and the retirement portion of Social Security untouched. (The plan would make… Read more »