The House Ways and Means Oversight Subcommittee will hold a hearing June 19 focused on ending the 21 percent unrelated business income tax on certain employee benefits provided by associations and other tax-exempt organizations. ASAE and its UBIT Coalition have been pushing Congress to repeal the tax for more than a year. The tax, enacted… Read more »

Over the past 10 years, through the Power of A, we have helped educate others, including policymakers, on how associations strengthen America and the world. Our efforts that boost the economy, educate the workforce, create standards, and help others are just some of the messages that have been shared with stakeholders over the past decade…. Read more »

ASAE will host a free half-day program June 12 in Washington, DC, to help association professionals understand the evolving landscape for association health plans (AHPs). The program, sponsored by ASAE Business Solutions and The Coalition to Protect and Promote AHPs, will take place at the ASAE Conference Center June 12 from 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m. ET…. Read more »

The House may schedule a vote soon to repeal the so-called Cadillac tax on high-cost employer-sponsored health plans that was part of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). More than two-thirds of the House has signed on to a repeal bill (H.R. 748), and its lead sponsor, Rep. Joe Courtney (D-CT), has filed a motion to… Read more »

Rep. Ben McAdams (D-UT) this week urged his fellow members of the powerful House Ways and Means Committee to repeal the unrelated business income tax on certain employee benefits provided by associations and other types of nonprofit groups. The tax is on benefits such as parking and transportation, and is proving to be a huge… Read more »