The ASAE Public Policy team wishes the association community a safe and happy holidays. Thanks to support from ASAE’s grassroots network and donors to APAC and The Power of A Fund, our team was able to weigh in on numerous legislative, regulatory and legal issues that impact associations and the broader tax-exempt sector. We look… Read more »

ASAE this week asked the federal government to intercede and stop the pending sale of the .ORG domain registry to the private equity firm Ethos Capital LLC. In late November, Public Interest Registry said it reached an agreement to be acquired by Ethos for an undisclosed price. Public Interest Registry has managed the .org domain… Read more »

The House passed a year-end bipartisan spending and tax package Dec. 17 that includes a provision to repeal the 21% unrelated business income tax (UBIT) on transportation fringe benefits levied on nonprofit organizations. The Senate will vote on the bill this week and President Trump is expected to sign it to avert a partial government… Read more »

Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed a government funding package that includes repeal of the 21-percent unrelated business income tax (UBIT) on nonprofit parking and transit benefits. The legislation is expected to pass the U.S. Senate and must then be signed by the President to become law. While we are not quite over the… Read more »