White House Nominates New IRS Commissioner

President Trump confirmed today he will nominate California tax attorney Charles Rettig to head the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). Rettig would serve a seven-year term if confirmed by the Senate. He would replace David Kautter, who has been acting commissioner since John Koskinen left at the end of his term in November. Rettig is currently… Read more »

ASAE Facebook Live and Periscope Program on Tax Reform

ASAE will host a Facebook Live and Periscope session on tax reform and the impact on our community on  January 31 at 2:30pm EST. During the program John H. Graham IV, FASAE, CAE, President and CEO, and Sandra Swirski, co-founder at Urban Swirski & Associates, will field questions from association leaders about how tax policy… Read more »

Register for American Associations Day 2018

Make plans now to join ASAE Public Policy on Capitol Hill for the American Associations Day fly-in March 21-22 in Washington, DC. This is the only legislative fly-in where association professionals can meet with the staffs of members of Congress and advocate for association management issues. The event is open to any association professional or… Read more »

Senate Tax Bill Still Includes the Royalty Provision

Thank you to everyone who has weighed in on the provision in the Senate bill to tax associations’ royalty income. Unfortunately the Senate tax reform legislation still includes this damaging provision. We still need your help.  We are still very hopeful that the royalties’ provision in the tax bill will be remedied in the manager’s amendment… Read more »