July 22, 2010 - 3:00 PM - 3:45 PM EST

"Lobbying for Your Agency: Avoiding the Tax and Legal Pitfalls" at the Association of Independent Consumer Credit Counseling Agencies Summer 2010 Conference

This event has already occurred.
Four Seasons Hotel
Washington, DC

George Constantine will review existing lobbying laws and discuss new changes in a program entitled, "Lobbying for Your Agency: Avoiding the Tax and Legal Pitfalls."

Topics include:

  • Wait a Minute, My Agency Can Lobby?
  • Tax Rules
    - Lobbying vs. political activities
    - “No substantial part” test
    - 501(h) election
  • Lobbying Disclosure
    - Who must be registered under the LDA
    - Semiannual reports by lobbyists under the LDA
    - States
  • Gift Rules