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Don't Tax My Credit Union

Congress is considering an overhaul of the federal tax code. The rules that have exempted credit unions from federal taxes for decades could be in jeopardy.

As a member of Virginia Credit Union, your help is needed to send a clear message to Washington. Credit unions are exempt from federal income taxes because they are not-for-profit, member-owned cooperatives. The federal income tax exemption for credit unions serves a vital purpose and must continue.

How to contact your Senators and Representative

By email

Send a message to your Senators and Representative (suggested text is provided for your use):

  1. Visit DontTaxMyCreditUnion.org for more information about this issue.
  2. Click on the “Take Action” button and follow instructions.
  3. Register and send your message. For the name of your credit union, simply enter “VIRGINIA” to select “VIRGINIA CU INC”

Get Started

By phone
  1. Call (877) 642-4223, enter your zip code, and follow the instructions to reach your Senators and Representative.
  2. Follow the prompts to speak to a staff member in each office.
  3. Tell the staff member,
    “My name is _______ and I am a member of Virginia Credit Union. I am calling with an important message I would like you to pass along to the Senator / Representative. The Credit Union tax exemption must be preserved. Don’t tax my credit union!”