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...

Inside Track: March 2022 Edition

Congressional Attention to Data Access for Vehicle and Equipment Owners ACRA has been working on Capitol Hill for several years to educate legislators on the importance – for competition, innovation and consumer protection – of guaranteeing vehicle owners access to...

Inside Track: February 2022 Edition

ACRA Submits Comments on Biden Administration EV Charging Infrastructure Program ACRA on January 27th filed detailed comments (ACRA FHWA Comments) with the Federal Highway Administration regarding the implementation of the electric vehicle infrastructure grant program...

Inside Track: January 2022 Edition

Biden Administration Moves Quickly on EV Charging Infrastructure Program Despite the fact that President Biden just signed the huge $1 trillion physical infrastructure bill into law on November 15th, his Administration is moving quickly to implement the program that...

Inside Track: September 9, 2020 Edition

New ACRA Officers The ACRA Board of Directors voted unanimously to elect Sharky Laguana of Bandago as ACRA’s President and William Harris of Edge as ACRA’s Treasurer. They replace Bill Plamondon and Gary McDonald, respectively, and the ACRA Board expressed its deep...

Inside Track: July 29, 2020 Edition

Stimulus 4.0 Senate GOP leaders released on Monday their $1 trillion 4.0 proposal, called the “HEALS Act,” which includes some ACRA goals. Missing, however, was perhaps the most important ACRA “ask” – airport concessionaire MAG or rent relief. The Senate GOP proposal...

Inside Track: July 1, 2020 Edition

Possible Stimulus 4.0 or CARES 2.0 Lots of action in the House: (1) on May 15th the House narrowly passed the $3 trillion “HEROES Act” as a follow-up to the CARES Act; (2) on June 15th, the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee passed a $500 billion...