December 12, 2018
ACE, NACUBO, and six other higher education associations sent comments to the IRS Nov. 30 in response to the implementation of guidance on the unrelated business taxable income “basketing” provision included in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act passed last December.
December 8, 2017
ACE today sent a letter to the House-Senate conference committee negotiating a final bill that reiterates the higher education community's concerns with the bills approved by both chambers.
December 15, 2017
The bill recognizes the importance of benefits that help millions of middle- and lower-income students and families, but some provisions will still make a higher education more expensive and undermine the financial stability of institutions.
December 4, 2017
The Senate on Saturday approved its version of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, a bill ACE President Ted Mitchell called “a significant improvement over the measure passed by the House” but still problematic for higher education.
December 2, 2017
The Senate has approved its version of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, a measure ACE President Ted Mitchell called “a significant improvement over the measure passed by the House” but still problematic for higher education.
November 29, 2017
The Senate Budget Committee on Tuesday advanced the chamber's version of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (H.R. 1), with two key Republicans voting for the measure after previously expressing concerns.
November 15, 2017
ACE President Ted Mitchell writes that the bill has the same problems it did when being marked up by the House Committee on Ways and Means, and offers to work with Congress on legislation that would not increase college costs or make a quality higher education less accessible.
November 14, 2017
Letter from ACE and nearly 50 higher education associations to the Senate Committee on Finance regarding the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (H.R. 1).
November 6, 2017
ACE and nearly 50 other higher education associations sent this letter to House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) and Ranking Member Richard Neal (D-MA) on the higher education provisions in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (H.R. 1).
November 2, 2017
House Republicans have unveiled a comprehensive rewrite of the U.S. tax code in a bill that could have devastating implications for higher education. ACE's president responds.
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