Dues payments to the CRA may be deductible as ordinary and necessary business expenses to the extent they are not used for specific state or federal lobbying expenditures (IRC 162). The CRA has estimated 83 percent of your membership dues will be used for lobbying expenditures and are not deductible for federal or state income tax purposes (CRA federal Tax ID #95-1241045).
Voluntary Contributions Opt Out:
To opt-out of one of the contributions, please check the appropriate box and your entire dues investment will be applied to CRA operations.
Twenty percent of membership dues will be contributed in the first year to the CRA Foundation (CRAF, Tax ID #95-376630) and is tax-deductible.