The Escrow Association of Washington (EAW) is registered as a 501 (c)(6), not-for-profit corporation. Contributions, gifts or dues are not deductible as charitable contributions for income tax purposes. A portion of your dues will be used for lobbying activities as defined by the Revenue Reconciliation Act of 1993. For this year’s dues, it is estimated that the amount used for such purposes will be 25%. This portion of your dues is not deductible as an ordinary and necessary business expense (Tax Id: 91-1068201). Consult your tax professional.