Renew

Your continuing membership is important to us. As a non-profit membership organization, ABA wants to help member companies grow and succeed. By remitting your membership dues promptly, you enable ABA to reduce administrative costs and reserve more funds for important programs that benefit members.

Tax Information

American Bus Association Tax Payer Identification Number (FTIN) for W-9 purposes is 53-0114680.

Contributions or gifts to the American Bus Association are not tax deductible as charitable contributions.  However, they may be tax deductible as ordinary and necessary business expenses.  For U.S. federal tax returns, 12% of membership fees are direct lobbying expenses and are nondeductible as a business expense. 

Please consult your tax advisor regarding your specific situation.

Optional Charges

ABA Foundation

ABA appreciates member efforts to build the ABA Foundation and its scholarship funds. Scholarships are available to you, your employees, and their dependents. Your tax-deductible contribution will ensure the future of the Foundation's valuable education and research programs. A $40 voluntary contribution was added to your total dues payment. If you do not wish to contribute, simply subtract $40 from the total.

Renewal Rates and Deadlines

10 or Less Buses: Bus Operator $440 Due by June 30
11-20 Buses: Bus Operator $660 Due by June 30
21-30 Buses: Bus Operator $880 Due by June 30
31-50 Buses: Bus Operator $1,100 Due by June 30
51-100 Buses: Bus Operator $2,200 Due by June 30
101-500 Buses: Bus Operator $3,300 Due by June 30
501-1000 Buses: Bus Operator $5,500 Due by June 30
1001-1500 Buses: Bus Operator $13,200 Due by June 30
1501-2000 Buses: Bus Operator $22,000 Due by June 30
2001-2500 Buses: Bus Operator $33,000 Due by June 30
2500+ Buses: Bus Operator $44,000 Due by June 30
Tour Operator I $440 Due by June 30
Tour Operator II $440 Due by June 30
Travel Industry Single Entity $550 Due by December 31
Travel Industry 2-5 Entities $900 Due by December 31
Travel Industry 6-24 Entities $1,250 Due by December 31
Travel Industry 25+ Entities $1,400 Due by December 31
Associate Hardware Supplier $550 Due by December 31
Associate Service Supplier $550 Due by December 31
Associate Bus Manufacturer $2,750 Due by December 31

PLUS Membership for Management Companies/Multiple Entity Travel Members

ABA recognizes the importance of your brand in the group travel market.  That’s why we have a new member benefit just for you!  ABA’s new PLUS membership expands your marketing resources and offers industry news that can help you and the companies you represent.

Management companies and multiple entity travel members are eligible for this exclusive offer.

PLUS Membership Benefits Include:

Complimentary Subscriptions to ABA Publications:

  • Insider
  • Destinations magazine
  • Member Alerts

Access to Members Only Information at http://www.buses.org.

Profiles and Listings in:

  • Online ABA Member Search
  • Motorcoach Marketer Membership Directory
  • Destinations magazine
  • Representation in appropriate Destinations Travel Guides

More Information or To Sign Up for PLUS Membership

Payment

Online

Pay by credit card online at www.buses.org.  Select My ABA, enter member personal ID & personal password, and select Invoices.  You can view and print individual invoices.

Fax

202-898-1575.  Faxes are kept secure in computer until processing.

Mail

Print Your Company ID on check.  Send dues check payments only to: American Bus Association, 111 K St. NE, 9th Fl., Washington, DC 20002

Credit Authorization Form

Download Form

Verification

To verify that dues have been received and posted, go to www.buses.org, select My ABA and use your Member Personal ID & Personal Password to access your invoices.  Renewed members will also receive a letter and member sticker.