December 2010

Published Tuesday, December 7, 2010

Golf Participation in America, 2010-2020

Recent declines in the number of golfers and golf courses, coupled with declines in golf consumer spending, have many in the golf industry asking:  "Where is the game headed?" 

The Top Ten Things that Every Well-Run Club Should Have

Clubs strive to be the best that they can be in providing services to their members. In this pursuit of perfection, club leadership is generally interested in not only what other well-run clubs do, but also in what would be described as "best practices."  In this quest to operate the club in the best manner possible the following are "Top Ten Things That Every Well-Run Club Should Have."

Avoiding Taxes on Holiday Gifts to Employees

As the holiday season approaches, NCA reminds club members and officials to be aware of Internal Revenue Service (IRS) rules regarding gifts to employees. A club's method of gift-giving usually determines whether or not holiday gifts will be viewed as taxable wages.

Laws & Regs

1099 repeal, The HIRE Act, Red Flags Rule, Arizona immigration law heads to Supreme Court.

Industry Watch

Trends, demographics and news from the club industry. 

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.