Heading into the GAC, legislative priorities for credit unions include protecting the tax-exempt status, data security and housing finance reform.
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House Ways and Means member John Larson says although it's just a draft, tax reform does not currently include credit unions.
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CUNA SVP of Legislative Affairs Ryan Donovan says tax reform decisions are currently being made behind the scenes on Capitol Hill.
A new NAFCU study defending the credit union tax exemption says its elimination would deny Americans $17 billion in annual economic benefits.
In particular, both CUNA and NAFCU praised Obama's support of patent reform.
Texas Republican, who served on the Congressional TARP Oversight Panel, would replace Board Member Michael Fryzel.
Protection of the credit union tax exemption tops the list, followed by secondary mortgage market reform.