August 2009

Published Tuesday, August 4, 2009

Newly Updated: The Federal Tax Treatment of Private Clubs

NCA members recently received an electronic copy of a timely—and significant—monograph for the Club Director Reference Series: “The Federal Tax Treatment of Private Clubs.” This completely updated monograph contains the most current information on the subject of private club taxation.

Has Boomer Consumerism Gone Bust

Although baby boomers control 70 percent of total U.S. net worth and spend $2 trillion a year, the current economic recession has some changing their spending habits and overall mindsets when it comes to money and consumerism.

Best Practices: Serving Members

Everyone knows that a club’s service focus is inherently member-driven. And while many may think of only those who interact directly with members as providing service, service standards are set at all levels and by everyone at the club.

How to Handle Unwanted Media Attention

Private clubs have often faced the brunt of negative publicity. Whether it’s from a misperception about private clubs or a bias in the media, it’s always best for clubs to be prepared to effectively handle any and all publicity they receive.

Laws & Regs

Social Security No-Match Rules, E-Verify, health care reform.


Corporate Partners

Club Industry Brief

NCA's free bi-weekly news digest is designed specifically for private club leaders. It covers industry news and trends and articles on golf, membership and operations for private clubs.