2020-2021 Virginia REALTORS®, NAR, and DAAR Dues Renewal Information

Thank you for your continued membership and support of the Dulles Area Association of REALTORS® (DAAR).  We strive to provide you with a full line of business benefits, excellent service, and support throughout your real estate career.

On July 20, 2020, all DAAR REALTOR® members received an dues invoice notification email.  This invoice includes Local, State, and National membership dues for DAAR, VAR, and NAR.  Your local, DAAR REALTOR® dues pay for your membership beginning August 1, 2020 through July 31st, 2021.  This invoice can be paid via the DAAR Member Portal.

Member dues must be paid in full on or before Wednesday, September 30, 2020 to avoid a $50.00 late fee.

Sales Agents
NAR$ 185
Virginia REALTORS®$ 175*
DAAR$ 355
Voluntary RPAC$ 40**
$ 755
Managing/Supervising Brokers
NAR$ 185
Virginia REALTORS®$ 175*
DAAR$ 355
Voluntary RPAC$ 99**
$ 814

 

Ready to renew?
To pay visit the DAAR Member Portal, Click the “Account Balance” block and then “Pay Dues.”

Please note that the Virginia REALTORS® approved an increase in dues for all REALTOR® members for 2020 and 3% each year thereafter to provide for the following:

Virginia REALTORS® Dues Increase – $170 to $175*

  • Additional resources to serve the membership and profession, such as the legal hotline (value = $300/hour), Inman Subscription (value = $199/year) and technology hotline (value = $50/per call) for all members.
  • Programs to bolster broker support, business tools for members and economic advocacy.
  • Local association support and NAR involvement.
  • For more information, click here.
*The Virginia REALTORS® dues increased an additional $15 in 2020 and 3% each year thereafter.

Please note that DAAR will not increase dues for 2021. Dues will remain at $355 for 2021. Click here for an overview of REALTOR benefits!

Please note the following disclosures:

National Association of REALTORS®: Dues of $150 per member + $35 Consumer Advertising Campaign Assessment, NAR computes 38% or $57.00 to be nondeductible for the member’s income tax purposes due to NAR lobbying efforts. Please note that the entire $35 Consumer Advertising Campaign special assessment qualifies as fully deductible. In addition, contributions (including member dues) to NAR are not tax deductible as charitable contributions. However, they may be tax deductible under other provisions of the Internal Revenue Code. For more information, click here.

Virginia REALTORS®:  Dues of $175 per member, Virginia REALTORS® computes 11.0% or $19.25 to be nondeductible for the member’s income taxes due to Virginia REALTORS® lobbying efforts, and political activities. Membership dues are not deductible as charitable contributions, but may be deductible as ordinary and necessary business expenses subject to restrictions imposed as a result of association lobbying activities. Note that the entire $175 new member fee qualifies as a deductible expense. For more information, click here (login required)

Dulles Area Association of REALTORS®: Dues of $355 per member, DAAR computes 4.18% or $14.83 to be nondeductible for the member’s income tax purposes due to DAAR lobbying efforts. In addition, contributions (including member dues) to DAAR are not tax deductible as charitable contributions. However, they may be tax deductible under other provisions of the Internal Revenue Code.

*Payments received after October 1st shall include a late fee of $50. Membership in DAAR shall be suspended for any members whose payments are not received by January 1st, 2021.

**Contributions to Virginia REALTORS® RPAC are voluntary and are used for political purposes; they are not deductible for federal or state income tax purposes. Members may contribute more or less than the suggested amount and may refuse to contribute without reprisal. The National Association of REALTORS® or any of its state associations or local boards will not favor or disfavor any member because of the amount contributed. NAR has established state Federal RPAC Disbursement Allocations based on anticipated National RPAC needs. Thirty percent of all Major Investor contributions are sent to NAR to be applied to the Federal RPAC Disbursement Allocation and are charged against the limits under 52 U.S.C. 30116 with the remaining seventy percent maintained for state and local usage. Decisions regarding Virginia REALTORS® RPAC contributions to meet the Federal RPAC Disbursement Allocation will be made throughout the fundraising year. The contributor certifies that they are at least 18 years old and are making this contribution with their own personal funds- not those of another person or entity, nor are they a foreign national or federal contractor.

Corporate (PAF) Disclaimer:
RPAC of Virginia seeks to encourage REALTORS® to become more active and involved in government at every level; to assist REALTORS® in organizing for more effective political action; to endorse and/or financially support candidates in primary and general elections for state offices; to provide funding for local associations and local association PACs to use in local or state elections and for political issues of local concern; and, to financially assist Virginia REALTORS® or local associations of REALTORS® and local association PACs in their efforts to support or oppose political issues of possible statewide significance. Contributions are not deductible for federal or state income tax purposes. Contributions to RPAC are voluntary and are used for political purposes. You may contribute more or less than the suggest amount. You may refuse to contribute without reprisal and Virginia REALTORS® or local associations will not favor or disfavor anyone because of the amount contributed or a declination to contribute. Any suggested contribution amount is merely a suggestion, and no minimum contribution is required.

If you have any questions about the RPAC Disclaimers, please contact Kathy Felton.

Ready to renew?
To pay visit the DAAR Member Portal, Click the “Account Balance” block and then “Pay Dues.”

Questions? Contact Mike Hyatt, Member Services, Events and Business Development, 571-291-9802 or mhyatt@dullesarea.com.