NSAA Membership Structure and Payment Options:
The NSAA invoices all members in November for the following year’s membership dues. Current American College of Surgeons (ACS) affiliate members are offered a $100 discount on NSAA membership dues until December 31st. If you are an ACS affiliate member and want to take advantage of the $100 discount you must upload a copy of your current ACS Membership Card. This card will be saved in your member account. ACS discounted payments will not be accepted without a copy of your card. Quarterly payment subscriptions are only available as a payment option until January 1st. If you have not set up your quarterly payments by this date you will only be able to pay your dues in full. Payments that are received after March 1st are considered late payments. A $50 late payment fee will be added to every late payment.
Contributions or gifts to the National Surgical Assistant Association are not deductible as charitable contributions for Federal income tax purposes. The contributions may be deductible as business expenses. A portion of the dues members pay is allocable to lobbying expenses paid by the organization and is non-deductible for tax purposes. The portion of 2014 Membership Dues paid that is non-deductible is 20% of the total dues paid. You should consult with your tax advisor about the tax treatment of your payment to the National Surgical Assistant Association.