Your remittance represents your annual membership dues in the Asheville Home Builders Association. With this payment you acknowledge that a portion of these dues also covers your membership in the North Carolina Home Builders Association and the National Association of Home Builders. Dues are non-refundable and will not be pro-rated with early cancellation.
Dues payments to the Asheville Home Builders Association are not deductible as charitable contributions for federal income tax purposes. However, dues payments may be deductible as ordinary and necessary business expense, subject to an exclusion for lobbying activity. Since a portion of your dues is used for lobbying by the AHBA, NCHBA and NAHB, $58.10 for Builder & Associate memberships and $4.45 for Affiliate memberships, of the total dues is NOT deductible for income tax purposes.