Connect Magazine May/June 2019 - Page 23

YOUR INVESTMENT OF $2.50 a month FIGHTING FOR WATER QUALITY AND PROPERTY RIGHTS SAVES YOU $23,000 A YEAR. HERE’S WHAT RPAC SAVES YOU ANNUALLY: When you support the REALTORS ® ® Political Action Committee (RPAC), IT SUPPORTS YOU. 4 $3,825 per REALTOR® saved annually by cutting the Capital Gains Tax 4 $2,300 per REALTOR® saved annually by defeating the Sales Tax on Services 4 $5,280 per REALTOR® saved annually by creating the Homebuyer Tax Credit 4 $130 per REALTOR® saved annually by repealing the Substitute Communications Tax 4 $500 per REALTOR® saved annually by exempting Tangible Personal Property Tax 4 $5,400 per REALTOR® saved annually by preventing Banks in Real Estate 4 $6,250 per REALTOR® saved annually by expanding the GSE Loan Limit You pay the price for anti-REALTOR ® legislation. You can help prevent it. Invest just $2.50 a month ($30 a year) to The REALTORS ® POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE (RPAC) is funded and directed entirely by REALTORS® through volun- tary contributions. protect your future income at realtor.org/rpac. RPAC IS NOT A POLITICAL PARTY. IT’S EVERY REALTOR®’S VOICE IN LOCAL, STATE AND NATIONAL GOVERNMENT. Contributions are not deductible for federal income tax purposes. Contributions are voluntary and will be used for political purposes. Contributions are not a condition of membership in the Association and a member may refuse to contribute without reprisal. Seventy percent of each contribution is provided to the Florida Realtors® PAC in Florida to support state and local candidates and state and local issues. The balance is sent to the National Association of REALTORS® Political Action Committee and will be charged against your contribution limits prescribed by 52 U.S.C 301106, except when donations are made from corporate funds or are designated cases in which case the balance is provided to the National Association of REALTORS® Political Advocacy Fund for use for federal political purpose.”