The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) on May 23 released a new five-year strategic plan that focuses on implementation of the new tax law as a top priority but also improving taxpayer service and tax administration. The strategic plan will serve as “a roadmap to help guide the agency’s programs and operations,” the IRS said in… Read more »

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On May 22, ASAE hosted its third Power of A luncheon to share our story with Chicago’s robust association community and recognize the recent Chicagoland Power of A Award-winning associations. The association professionals who attended the lunch at Association Forum’s offices learned about using the Power of A to help advance their individual organizations, as… Read more »

ASAE delivered a sign-on letter to the Treasury Department today urging the agency to delay implementation of a provision in the new tax law that taxes transportation and parking benefits provided by many employers. The fringe benefits provision removes a deduction for employer-provided benefits such as transportation, parking and on-premises athletic facilities. In meetings with… Read more »

On May 17, the Louisiana House approved, 95-0, the Senate-amended version of the “Occupational Licensing Review Act,” which removed credentialing language that had been included in the original House bill. The measure was sent to Gov. John Bel Edwards this week for signature. Louisiana’s House Bill 748 was drafted to increase employment opportunities by loosening… Read more »