Inside Track: Special March 19, 2020 Edition

Impact of Pandemic on Car Rental Industry You don’t need to hear it from ACRA – your business probably has been profoundly and negatively impacted over the last two to three weeks. Cancellations, no-shows, drastic declines in rentals – even lack of physical space to...

ACRA Peer-to-Peer Car Rental Timeline

Over the past several years, new car rental business models – including so-called “peer-to-peer” or P2P car rentals companies – have entered the car rental market. ACRA’s position is that all companies renting vehicles to the public for profit (regardless of the...

Inside Track: December 2019

From ACRA’s executive, legal and government relations staff! Federal Legislative Updates Car Rental Excise TaxesCongressman Jamie Raskin (D-MD) signed on as a co- sponsor to the Cohen/Chabot car rental excise tax bill in the House – H.R. 4311. ACRA and its members and...

Inside Track: September 2019

2019 ACRA Government Affairs Conference – Don’t Miss It! Both ACRA regular and associate members owe it to yourselves, to your company, and to the industry to attend the 2019 ACRA Government Affairs Conference in Washington, D.C. from September 23 – 25, 2019. ...

ACRA support legislation in five states

ACRA is actively working to promote and support legislation at the state level that benefits our members and the auto rental industry as a whole. To highlight recent endorsements from ACRA, we share recent communications to five state legislatures: Idaho House Bill...

2018 ACRA DC Legislative Conference

The annual ACRA DC Legislative Conference, held on September 24, 25, and 26 was a resounding success. ACRA presented Congressman Steve Cohen with our ACRA Legislator of the Year award. From left to right, Rudy Callegari and William Harris from Edge Auto Rental,...

The Wrong Road for Illinois

Illinois government should never pick sides in business matters. But, today, some are asking Gov. Bruce Rauner to take a wrong turn by favoring out-of-state special interests over businesses that employ thousands of Illinois residents and pay hundreds of millions of...