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2017 REALTOR® MEMBERSHIP DUES

 

2017 REALTOR® MEMBERSHIP DUES

It's that time again! Your 2017 REALTOR® Membership Dues are now available.

*** Returning for 2017---You once again have the option to make installment payments until December 1st ***
During the months of October and November, you can choose to make up to three installment payments (Local, State & National Dues). Pay one invoice at a time, choose two invoices, or pay all invoices; it’s your choice, as long as the full amount is paid no later January 2, 2016. Beginning on December 1, ALL invoices will be mandatory - the installment payment option will not be available after December 1. From that date forward, you will be required to pay the full amount due.


Click below to watch a video for step by step instructions on how to pay your dues.
http://www.screencast.com/t/roXPwdqs8

IMPORTANT DUE DATES:
December 1 - Membership Dues due date
January 2 - A late fee of $30.00 will be assessed.
January 30 - Membership will be terminated (including MLS and SUPRA services), and a $100.00 reinstatement fee will be assessed

 

2017 Ecommerce Disclosure

•The following percentages of dues for certain lobbying and political expenditures are not deductible for income tax purposes: 42% for national, 15% for state, and 4% for local. Additionally, the $30 ($25.00 increase by TAR for 2017) Issues Mobilization/Political Advocacy assessment is not deductible for income tax purposes. Please note that the entire NAR $35 Public Awareness Campaign special assessment qualifies as fully deductible.

Contributions to the Texas Association of REALTORS® Political Action Committee (TREPAC), the Texas Association of REALTORS® Federal Political Action Committee (TAR FedPAC), and the REALTOR® Political Action Committee (RPAC) are not deductible for federal income tax purposes.  Contributions to the TREPAC, TAR FedPAC, and RPAC are voluntary and may be used for political purposes.  The amount indicated is merely a guideline, and you may contribute more or less than the suggested amount.  The Association will not favor or disadvantage anyone by reason of the amount of their contribution, and you may refuse to contribute without reprisal by the Association.  Your contribution is split between TREPAC and TAR FedPAC. Contact the TREPAC administrator at 800-873-9155 for information about the percentages of your contribution provided to TREPAC and to TAR FedPAC. The TAR FedPAC portion is used to support federal candidates—via contributions by TAR FedPAC to RPAC—and is charged against your limits under 52 U.S.C. § 30116.

•Dues and assessments are not refundable.

•This statement is for annual dues and any annual assessments to the local, state, and National Association of REALTORS.

•$5 of your dues is for a subscription to Texas REALTOR® Magazine (for REALTOR® and Affiliate members).

•$6 of your dues is for a subscription to NAR’s REALTOR® magazine (for REALTOR® members).

•$35 of your dues includes an assessment by NAR for all REALTORS® for a public awareness campaign that includes TV ads highlighting the value a REALTOR® brings to a transaction and qualifies as deductible dues.

•By making payment, you acknowledge the membership duties to which you agreed when you became a member, including your duty to arbitrate disputes as provided in NAR’s Code of Ethics and the bylaws of your local association.