Tax benefits for mass transit commuters set to drop
To the many items that Congress neglected to address before wrapping up its year, add another: tax benefits for millions of Americans who rely on mass transit for their commutes.
The Washington Post • Dec 26, 2014
Transportation Industry Leaders Join Forces at DC Conference in Advance of Critical Funding Deadline
Washington, D.C. (March 10, 2014) – Transportation industry leaders and agencies from across the country met at the annual APTA conference in Washington, D.C. today to discuss the dire state of transportation infrastructure...
Press Release • Mar 10, 2014
Congresswoman Duckworth Calls for Transit Benefits to be Restored in Schaumburg
Washington DC (January 24, 2014) - Congresswoman Tammy Duckworth (IL-08) met with commuters at the Schaumburg Metra station to raise awareness about the transit tax benefits that were cut on January 1st.
Press Release • Jan 27, 2014
Coalition Urges Chairman Shuster to Support Increased Investment In Transit Infrastructure
Transit agencies from across the country sent a letter to Chairman Shuster and the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, urging them to support increased investment in transit.
Getting America To Work • Dec 12, 2013
Unequal Tax Benefits Punish Public Transit Riders
With cuts to tax benefits for transit commuters set to be triggered at the end of the year, it is essential that Congress act to ensure that transit riders benefit from the same tax incentives available to commuters who drive to work.
Roll Call • Dec 11, 2013
Ready to ride: America THINKS transit
Millions of Americans favor public transit over driving in latest infrastructure survey from HNTB Corporation; convenience may drive further adoption
HNTB • Nov 05, 2013
Transportation Leaders Ramp Up Efforts in Washington, DC to Increase Investment in Transit Infrastructure
Transportation leaders from across the country met today in Chicago, IL for an update on the current activities in Washington, DC to address the nearly $80 billion spending backlog needed to bring the country’s transit systems into a state of good repair.
Press Release • Sep 30, 2013
Coalition Supporting Federal Funding for Transit Grows to Over 80 Members
Getting America To Work adds 10 new members, Continues to Grow and Increase Its Efforts to Secure Critical Funding for Transit Projects
Press Release • Sep 17, 2013