Process "feels very fluid right now," lobbyist says after news of private meeting between administration, House and Senate leaders
Twitter was abuzz Tuesday morning with credit unions voicing their support of CUNA’s Don’t Tax Tuesday.
Senate Finance Committee Chairman Max Baucus and Ranking Member Orrin Hatch have sent a letter to their colleague stating that they want to start with a clean slate on tax reform. It would be excellent if that really happens. Programs would have to prove that they provide value in order...
Oklahoma Central CU got the "Don't Tax My Credit Union" message out front in the crowd at a "Today Show" broadcast last week.
What’s been very telling is that only a quarter of credit unions are lobbying through CUNA's campaign to protect the tax exemption.
Tax reform debate as it pertains to the credit union tax exemption shifted into high gear when bank lobby groups strongly advocated last week for its elimination as Congress mulls tax reform options from various working groups.
Michigan, Montana congressmen kick off trip next week in Minnesota.
Republican, Democrat solons send trades scurrying to respond as letter to colleagues notes tax code is "littered with special interests."
Former CUNA chief said he sees no major changes coming until Republicans "get their act together."
As of June 10, more than 1,500 credit unions–about one in four–were actively participating in CUNA’s three-week-old Don’t Tax My Credit Union initiative, according to Richard Gose, senior vice president of political affairs.