Law and the Courts
July 10, 2014
A group of higher education and library organizations, including ACE, released these principles expressing that network neutrality protections are essential to protecting freedom of speech, educational achievement and economic growth.
July 7, 2014
Summary of the Black-Davis Student and Family Tax Simplification Act (H.R. 3393), approved by the House Ways and Means Committee on June 25, 2014.
May 21, 2014
A chart detailing provisions of interest to colleges and universities in the tax reform discussion draft released in February 2014 by Rep. Dave Camp (R-MI), chair of the House Ways and Means Committee.
April 28, 2014
The guidance summarizes the rules that ACE member institutions should follow to ensure compliance with federal ethics and reporting requirements when inviting a federal official as a commencement speaker.
Higher Education Act
March 21, 2014
On March 14, 2014, the Department of Education released a draft of its proposed rule for gainful employment programs, which are required “to lead to gainful employment in a recognized occupation” in order to be eligible for Title IV federal...
August 2, 2013
These facts are designed to help you talk with your congressional delegation about the issues important to higher education in the immigration debate.
July 17, 2013
Overview of tax provisions important to higher education, including education tax credits and deductions for individuals, charitable giving incentives, employee educational assistance and tax-exempt bond financing.
May 9, 2013
Key priorities the higher education community would like to see included in a bill that creates a common-sense immigration approach to serve the needs of our country.
April 1, 2013
The Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act, which President Obama signed into law on March 7, imposes new obligations on colleges and universities under its Campus Sexual Violence Elimination Act provision.
March 1, 2013
The federal tax code impacts colleges and universities’ missions through provisions affecting aid to students, incentives for charitable giving, tax-exempt financing, unrelated business income, and the R&D tax credit. This brief document, prepared...