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IRS issues final pass-through tax regulation

January 18, 2019


Under the regulation, owners and shareholders of insurance agencies and brokerages can take the 20% tax deduction on qualified business income, no matter their taxable income levels, because the IRS does not consider insurance agents and brokers to be engaged in a “specified service trade or business.” …

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Visit your new Florida specific consumer website

January 17, 2019


One of the benefits of our continuing partnership with TrustedChoice.com is that together we have built a new website for insurance buyers here in Florida. Even though it has been live for a couple of months, you may not have had a chance to check it out for yourself. 

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Hurricane Michael aftermath

January 8, 2019


The state Office of Insurance Regulation website recently posted updated information regarding estimated insured losses from October’s Hurricane Michael.  As of the 4th of January, 136,873 Michael-related claims had been filed, with Total Estimated Insured Losses of approximately $4.89 billion. 

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From the FAIA Newsroom

‘If you don’t have a multicultural strategy, you don’t have a growth strategy’

 January 22, 2019     0 Comments     


A new training series developed for IIABA by diversity marketing guru (and former Convention speaker) Kelly McDonald and delivered through ABEN is now available at no cost to FAIA members.

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Reserve your spot for free Agency Risk Management Essentials webinar

 January 22, 2019     0 Comments     


​Join Big "I" Professional Liability and Swiss Re Corporate Solutions for the first Agency Risk Management Essentials webinar of the new year, Commercial Lines—Back to Basics, on Wednesday, Feb. 6 at 2:00 p.m. ET. The free, one-hour webinar is available to all members.

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Lightning Learning for January: Cyber issues

 January 08, 2019     0 Comments     


IIABA's January Lightning Learning series features three 20-minute sessions dedicated to Cyber Issues and independent agencies. Sessions are offered January 15, 24, and 29, 11:30–11:50 a.m. EDT. The cost is $9.99 for all three …

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