Dennis Fisher of the $7M First Security CU says CUNA, leagues and regulators may have regrets in taxation fight.
In a consolidating industry, regulatory relief is a necessity, NAFCU leader urges.
NAFCU and CUNA prepare to protect tax exemption this year in anticipation of possible tax reform.
Trade group also cites national data security as a pressing concern.
Sen. Tom Coburn (R-Okla.) advocates for the elimination of the CU tax exemption in a new report.
Those who advocate against FOM risk the industry's tax exemption.
Speaking at an Operation Choke Point forum, the congressman said growth pressures force credit unions to act like banks.
ABA President/CEO Frank Keating thinks credit unions are only for the very poor. He's wrong.
Dakota league campaign counters efforts by the state's bankers association to gain municipal resolutions to eliminate exemption.
Trades, consultant see possible impact as Senate Finance chair switches hands.