As the U.S. House of Representatives narrowly approved changes to the tax code last week and the Senate considers the measure, the cooperative community is monitoring how the tax overhaul could affect member-owners of the nation’s 40,000 cooperative businesses. The legislation includes cuts to corporate taxes and changes the way other income and expenses are treated.
After you shop at your local co-op this Saturday, extend the goodwill through the holiday season and continue to support cooperatives around the country by making a donation to the Cooperative Development Foundation on #GivingTuesday, November 28!
Argentinian cooperator Ariel Guarco has been elected president of the International Co-operative Alliance at the international association's biennial General Assembly, held this year in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
National Co-op Month is less than a month away! This year’s theme, “Co-ops Commit,” celebrates all the ways cooperatives build a better world—by committing to their communities, their members and to broader economic impact.