Substantial Changes To Required Credit Notices to Consumers

Some electric cooperatives consider consumers’ credit scores in reviewing their applications for electric service.  Cooperatives that sponsor financing programs for their members may review members’ credit scores as well.  The Federal Trade Commission and Federal Reserve Board recently made changes …

IRS Confirms the Propriety of Discounting Capital Credits

The latest AHC Cooperative Taxation Brief discusses the Internal Revenue Service’s recent private letter ruling that confirms its long-held stance on discounting capital credits.  The ruling makes a number of key points that deserve revisiting.  This is especially true in …