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Bankers want to eliminate credit unions, and you should be worried

The $17.2 trillion banking industry is riding high in the current economy: Profits are up, new tax cuts are in, and the industry has more capital than ever before.



Scott Earl: Arizona’s credit unions are for people, not profit

Arizona’s credit unions are both not-for-profit and cooperatives. Like all cooperatives, credit unions are member-owned and self-governed by the Arizonans who use our services.



Taxing credit unions would just help big banks at expense of consumers

Step back and it’s clear that an income tax on member-owned credit unions takes from the pockets of millions of North Carolinians to appease for-profit banks. How is that fair?



CUNA continues advocacy as tax reform summary released

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin released a broad outline of President Donald Trump’s tax reform agenda Tuesday, and while details are currently sparse, CUNA has engaged and will continue to engage with policymakers and staff. In addition to advocacy efforts in Washington, D.C., CUNA is working with its league partners to defend the credit union tax […]



Nussle talks tax reform process, timing on CNBC

CUNA President/CEO Jim Nussle appeared on CNBC’s Squawk Box Tuesday morning to share thoughts on the tax reform process. Nussle has extensive experience on the topic as he served in Congress from 1991 to 2007 and as director of the Office of Management and Budget from 2007 to 2009. “Having actually quarterbacked a tax bill […]