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America's Fiscal Future & Silver Bowl Awards Luncheon Set to Inspire at TFACC

America's Fiscal Future & Silver Bowl Awards Luncheon Set to Inspire at TFACC

Published May 24, 2023

On Tuesday, July 25th, "America's Fiscal Future & Silver Bowl Awards Luncheon" will take place at the prestigious TFACC venue in Portland, OR. This highly anticipated gathering promises to provide invaluable insights into the nation's financial outlook while celebrating the exceptional achievements of Bill Miller, Bolinger, Segars, Gilbert & Moss, LLP., recipient of the esteemed Silver Bowl Award. The event will ...

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How to Mitigate the Risk of Retirement Brain Drain

How to Mitigate the Risk of Retirement Brain Drain

Published March 16, 2023

Retiring professionals can take decades of experience with them when they leave, but finance leaders can take steps to prevent the loss of corporate knowledge. In 2021, 37% of UK retirees accelerated retirement because of COVID-19, according to UK-based global investment company abrdn Plc. In the US, the number of retirees aged 55 and older grew by 3.5 million in 2020 and 2021, nearly twice as fast per year than between 2008 and 2019, according ...

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Cooperatives: An Ownership Model for Digital Networks

Cooperatives: An Ownership Model for Digital Networks

Published January 17, 2023

Could a legal structure common to credit unions and rural utilities revitalize blockchain and help realize the web3 vision of a new digital world?Turbulence in the crypto and blockchain markets over the past year has shed light on a question that has received increasing attention: how web3 companies share ownership in digital networks, including through tokens. As the industry wrestles with this question, builders and investors should consider ...

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NSAC Highlight from 2022

NSAC Highlight from 2022

Published December 29, 2022

NSAC, the only professional organization dedicated to providing education, resources and connections to professionals involved in the financial management and planning of cooperatives, takes a look back at the highlights from 2022. We would like to thank the members and friends of NSAC for a successful year!

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Patronage or Non-patronage? The Internal Revenue Service provides guidance on the determination of patronage for two rural telephone cooperatives.

Patronage or Non-patronage? The Internal Revenue Service provides guidance on the determination of patronage for two rural telephone cooperatives.

Published December 2, 2022

During the first half of 2022, the Internal Revenue Service (the “Service”) released two private letter rulings (“PLRs” or a “PLR”) that addressed unique situations impacting rural telephone cooperatives. In the first PLR, the Service concluded that a portion of a gain realized by a consolidated corporate subsidiary of the cooperative could be excluded from consolidated gross income if properly allocated to ...

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