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Advocacy Newsletters

Keep up with the latest news of ELFA's advocacy efforts before federal and state policymakers, regulators and standard setting bodies.

How to Subscribe

The Washington and State Legislative Reports are for ELFA members only. If you have an ELFA member profile but do not receive the monthly Washington Report or State Legislature Report, you can sign up by logging in and clicking the "Account Tools" link at the top right of the page. Next, select "Update My Communication Preferences" from the list of options and check the box for "Federal Advocacy Update" and/or "State Advocacy Update."


Washington Report:

  • February 2017 - Tax Reform Update; IRS Provides Safe Harbor for Solar Contracts with Federal Agencies; Another Way To Build Relationships
  • January 2017 - Tax Reform Modeling; 2017/2018 Elections Underway
  • November 2016 - Highlights from the election and implications for the equipment finance industry.

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State Legislature Report:

  • January 2017 - State Legislatures are in Session; ELFA Washington State B&O Tax Workgroup Forming Indiana Legislation Focused on Taxing Certain Motorized Rentals / Leases; Oklahoma; Uniform Fraudulent Transfer Act Revisions Continue
  • December 2016 - Illinois Lenders License Update; Illinois Sales Tax Regulations; Georgia Property Tax; New York Data Security Proposal
  • November2016 - Georgia Property Tax; Louisiana Sales Tax; New York Data Security Proposal

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