Credit Counseling: Obstacles to Innovation and Path to Consumer Empowerment


In this presentation:

- Tax-Exemption Challenges

- Bankruptcy Counseling Challenges

- Consumer Protection Statutes

- Excerpt from Presentation:

How did we get here?

- Federal and state laws governing consumer credit counseling agencies continue to evolve and create potential obstacles and new compliance requirements.

- The industry has responded with self regulation, but many credit counseling agencies limit their activities due to fear of crossing the lines set by regulators, law enforcement, and the Internal Revenue Service.

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Topics:  Compliance, Credit Counseling, Innovation, IRS, Tax Exemptions

Published In: Bankruptcy Updates, Consumer Protection Updates, Finance & Banking Updates, Nonprofits Updates, Tax Updates

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

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