RURAL Act

 

HELP PASS THE RURAL ACT!

 

 

 

Most of America’s 900-plus electric cooperatives — which are built by and belong to their communities — are tax-exempt entities. A change to federal tax laws in 2017, targeted at for-profit companies, has inadvertently placed at risk the tax-exempt status of your cooperative.  We need your help to correct this situation. Click here to learn more!

 

 

 

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PASS THE RURAL ACT TO PROTECT THE TAX STATUS OF ELECTRIC CO-OPS!
An unintended consequence of the current tax code could jeopardize the tax-exempt status of electric co-ops if the RURAL Act is not passed.
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CO-SPONSORS

 

House Co-sponsors – H.R.2147

Senate Co-sponsors – S.1032

H.R. 2147 – Dear Colleague Letter

 

 

ARTICLES

Rural Electric Co-Ops See Need for Tax Fix as ‘Existential Issue’

Bipartisan Bill Would Protect Co-ops From Losing Tax-Exempt Status

Hurricane Dorian and the Need to Solve a Taxing Problem

Editorial: Congress should support co-op tax fix

Washington Island Electric Co-op combats rate-raising tax law that hurts in times of need

Along Those Lines, Episode 12: The Push for Congress to Save Co-ops’ Tax-Exempt Status

 

 

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