Inside Track: January 2023 Edition

“Divided” Congress After 2022 Elections With the Georgia Senate seat run-off completed and won by the incumbent Democrat, we now know that in 2023 the Senate will still be controlled by the Democrats by a thin 51 – 49 margin (with Sen. Sinema of Arizona adding to the...

Inside Track: December 2022 Edition

Red “Ripple” in 2022 Mid-Term Elections  Despite history and present-day polls and pundits predicting a sweeping GOP victory in the November 2022 mid-term elections, the “red wave” did not occur – although the GOP did retake control of the House by a narrow margin. ...

Inside Track: November 2022 Edition

2023 International Car Rental Show – Save the Dates  The 2023 ICRS will be held at the Paris Hotel in Las Vegas, NV from April 16 – 18, 2023.  Save the date and plan to join your international car rental colleagues in Vegas for yet another great conference!  Be...

Inside Track: October 2022 Edition

ACRA 2022 D.C. Car Rental Conference a Hit for Operators and Vendors!  90 representatives of ACRA’s regular (operators) and associate (vendor) members enlisted in ACRA 2022 D.C. Car Rental Conference and made this Boot Camp on operational and policy issues a...

Inside Track: September 2022 Edition

ACRA 2022 D.C. Car Rental Conference – Operations and Policy “Boot Camp”  SOLD OUT! – As on Broadway, that is great news to report with respect to the ACRA 2022 D.C. Car Rental Conference.  While some folks may drop out due to last minute schedule changes and Sharon...

Inside Track: August 2022 Edition

ACRA 2022 D.C. Car Rental Conference – Operations and Policy “Boot Camp” As this newsletter goes to print, there are fewer than 25 places left for new attendees at the ACRA 2022 D.C. Car Rental Conference and Policy “Boot Camp”.  Don’t be left out!  Register today and...

Inside Track: July 2022 Edition

ACRA 2022 D.C. Car Rental Conference – Operations and Policy “Boot Camp” Planning for ACRA’s expanded 2022 D.C. Car Rental Conference – which will include “Boot Camps” on Operations and Policy on consecutive days – is being finalized.  The Boot Camp starts on Sunday...

Inside Track: June 2022 Edition

Full Expensing Coalition Launches One of ACRA’s key federal public policy priorities for 2022 and 2023 is to extend the full expensing of personal property, including vehicles, beyond 2023 – when full expensing is scheduled to begin to sunset 20% each year under the...

Inside Track: May 2022 Edition

2022 International Car Rental Show ACRA co-sponsored the 2022 International Car Rental Show in Las Vegas on April 24 – 26 – and the Show was a tremendous success.  ACRA partnered with Bobit Media to provide the first “regular” Show since the start of the pandemic. ...

Inside Track: April 2022 Edition

Taxes – Key ACRA Focus for Remainder of 2022 There are two federal tax issues at the forefront of ACRA’s federal advocacy efforts for the rest of 2022 – and they will be a primary focus of ACRA’s scheduled 2022 Legislative Conference in Washington, D.C. from September...