Gold & Silver PAC December 2017 e-Newsletter: GOP Tax Bill Alert

By Scott Barman for the Gold & Silver PAC .....   Gold & Silver News From the Political Coordinator The most talked about and most complicated bill to...

Tax Bill to Change Coin Taxes of “Like-Kind” Exchanges

Coin Taxes - Congress is preparing to make changes to the taxation of “like-kind” exchanges that may effect you and your clients coin collections...

Anti-Counterfeiting Task Force Reorganizes Research, Adds Three Work Groups

By Industry Council for Tangible Assets .....   The Industry Council for Tangible Assets’ (ICTA) Anti-Counterfeiting Task Force (ACTF) has reorganized one of its original work...

Three in Coin Industry Receive Anti-Counterfeiting Al Kreuzer Memorial Award

By Industry Council for Tangible Assets .....   The Industry Council for Tangible Assets (ICTA) recognized three individuals on August 2 for their outstanding contributions in...

North Carolina Joins 35 Other States with Sales Tax Exemption on...

By Industry Council for Tangible Assets .....   On Tuesday, July 25, 2017, North Carolina governor Roy Cooper signed into law House Bill 434: Coins/Currency/Bullion Sales...

Meet Former Mint Director Philip Diehl at ANA World’s Fair of...

By Industry Council for Tangible Assets (ICTA) ......   Meet former U.S. Mint director Philip N. Diehl in person at the 2017 American Numismatic Association (ANA)...

Bullion & Precious Metals Organization ICTA Launches Facebook Page

By Industry Council for Tangible Assets .....   The Industry Council for Tangible Assets is now on Facebook. The association’s new social media site is a...

Louisiana Coins and Precious Metals Bullion Exemption Enacted

By Industry Council for Tangible Assets ..... Last year, the Louisiana legislature, facing a $900 million deficit, held a special legislative session and increased Louisiana’s...

Gold, Precious Metals & Bullion News – Minnesota Sales Tax Exemption...

By Industry Council for Tangible Assets .....   On May 30, 2017, Minnesota governor Mark Dayton signed into law omnibus bill H1A, which included a sales-tax...

ICTA Names Industry Notables to Task Force Steering Committee, Forms Work...

By Industry Council for Tangible Assets .....   The Industry Council for Tangible Assets (ICTA) has named an 11-member Steering Committee and has formed eight Work...

Consumer Protection News – Anti-Counterfeit Task Force Formed

Beth Deisher Hired as Director By Industry Council for Tangible Assets .....   The Industry Council for Tangible Assets (ICTA) has formed a task force to mobilize...

ICTA Welcomes New Team Member

By Industry Council for Tangible Assets .....   The Industry Council for Tangible Assets (ICTA) is expanding its team with legal and legislative-affairs expertise. Effective October...

ANA Honors Notable Numismatists with Service Awards

Recipients recognized at the World's Fair of Money® Awards Banquet and Member Donor Reception The following individuals were formally recognized for their contributions to the...

Bullion & Precious Metals News – ICTA Names New Officers

By Industry Council for Tangible Assets ......   At its Board of Directors meeting last week in Anaheim, California, the Industry Council for Tangible Assets (ICTA)...

Gold & Silver PAC August 2016 e-Newsletter

By Scott Barman for the Gold & Silver Political Action Committee .....   From the Political Coordinator In my introduction to the August 2015 newsletter I said...

Gold & Silver PAC July 2016 e-Newsletter

By Scott Barman for the Gold & Silver Political Action Committee .....   From the Political Coordinator This newsletter begins my fifth year of reporting the politics...

Ohio Governor Kasich Signs Sales Tax Exemption Legislation

OPMA-Led State Effort Pays Off After Three Years By Industry Council for Tangible Assets .....   On June 14, 2016, Ohio governor John Kasich signed into law...

ICTA: Minnesota Law Targeting Coin Dealers Amended

ICTA Led Industry Effort Revises Most Troublesome Aspects of State Law By Industry Council for Tangible Assets ......   Minnesota governor Mark Dayton (D) recently signed the...

Gold & Silver PAC May 2016 e-Newsletter

By Scott Barman for the Gold & Silver Political Action Committee .....   From the Political Coordinator This past month, I had the opportunity to visit Capitol...

ICTA: David Crenshaw Recognized for Service to Numismatic Hobby

By Industry Council for Tangible Assets ....   At the Georgia Numismatic Association’s (GNA) annual banquet on April 16, special guest and American Numismatic Association (ANA)...

Gold & Silver PAC April 2016 e-Newsletter

By Scott Barman for the Gold & Silver Political Action Committee .....   From the Political Coordinator When congress adjourns for spring break there may be a...

Bullion, Coins & Taxes – Indiana Gov. Signs Sales Tax Exemption...

By Industry Council for Tangible Assets....   On March 24, Indiana governor Mike Pence (R) signed into law HB 1046 (source: PDF), which provides for a...

Bullion Coins – Tennessee Sales Tax Exemption Legislation Introduced

By Industry Council for Tangible Assets ....   The Industry Council for Tangible Assets (ICTA) recently received a very generous donation from member Joey Ashley (Miller’s...

Patrick Heller Honored with Outstanding Service Award

January 6, Tampa, Fla. -- Industry Council for Tangible Assets board member Barry Stuppler (left) presents Patrick A. Heller with the organization’s inaugural Diane...

Help Support NCIC Today

By Industry Council for Tangible Assets....   Three homicides, increased proliferation of counterfeits, thefts,and fraudulent checks proved costly to dealers and collectors in 2015. Numismatic crime continues...

ICTA Seminar to Provide Important Information for Coin Dealers

By Industry Council for Tangible Assets ......   Speakers at a joint seminar will be discussing a variety of topics at the upcoming Florida United Numismatists...

New Private Health Insurance Exchange for ICTA Members

By Industry Council for Tangible Assets....   Recognizing the need for members to have access to health insurance and wellness programs, the Industry Council for Tangible...

ICTA Seeking YN Scholarship Applicants

By Industry Council for Tangible Assets....   The Industry Council for Tangible Assets (ICTA) is now accepting applications for its annual Diane Piret Memorial Young Numismatist...

Samuelson Elected PNG President, Other ICTA Members Honored

By Industry Council for Tangible Assets....   American Gold Exchange president and long-time Industry Council for Tangible Assets (ICTA) member Dana Samuelson has been elected as...

Is a Precious Metals IRA a Good Choice for You?

by Industry Council of Tangible Assets... As we are approaching the time of year when investors should start considering any actions they may wish to...