All matters pertaining to the financial resources of counties, fiscal management, federal assistance, municipal borrowing, county revenues, federal budget, federal tax reform, elections and Native American issues.
Finance, Pensions & Intergovernmental Affairs Steering Committee
Policy BriefUrge your Members of Congress to oppose any legislation that would eliminate or limit the tax-exempt status of municipal bonds
Policy BriefContact your House and Senate members and urge them to support legislation to permanently repeal the 40 percent excise tax on employer-sponsored health insurance that was included in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) passed in 2010.
Support Local Economies by Allowing the Collection of Existing Sales Taxes on Out-of-State Catalog and Online SalesACTION NEEDED: Contact your members of Congress and urge them to support legislation that would allow counties to enforce their existing sales tax laws regardless of whether a purchase is made in a store, online or through a catalog retailer.
Policy BriefContact your House and Senate members and urge them to oppose legislation that would grant certain industries (e.g. wireless, rental car, and online travel) preferential tax treatment and threaten the fiscal health of local governments.
Reports & Toolkits |
Jul. 11, 2018
NACo encourages efforts to reduce the complexity of state and local sales and use tax laws and urges Congress to pass legislation codifying the Streamlined Sales and Use Tax Agreement, which reduces costs and administrative burdens on retailers that collect sales taxes.
Press Release |
Jun. 21, 2018
The leading organizations that represent state and local governments – The Council of State Governments, International City/County Management Association, National Association of Counties, National Conference of State Legislatures, National Governors Association, National League of Cities and the U.S. Conference of Mayors – joined by the Government Finance Officers Association, release the following statement regarding the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling in South Dakota v. Wayfair, which overturned the outdated physical presence test.
Reports & Toolkits |
Mar. 23, 2018
Nearly six months after the start of federal fiscal year (FY) 2018, Congressional leaders have reached agreement on a spending package that funds the federal government through the end of the fiscal year on September 30, 2018.
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Finance, Pensions and Intergovernmental Affairs Steering Committee
Commissioner Broward County, Florida
Supervisor Rockingham County, Virginia
Treasurer Sandoval County, New Mexico
Treasurer Travis County, Texas
Commissioner Lake County, Ohio
David Rabbitt (County & Tribal Relations)
Supervisor Sonoma County, California
Grant Veeder (Elections)
Auditor/Commissioner of Elections Black Hawk County, Iowa
Glen Whitley (Policy & Pensions)
County Judge Tarrant County, Texas