• Reminders

    HCAFA Executive Committee monthly meetings continue to be held online via Zoom.  All HCAFA members are invited to join the sessions.

    The next session is scheduled for Wednesday, August 19 from 9:30 am until 11am.  Future meeting dates – subject to change – are at the same time:

    • September 11
    • October 9
    • November 13
    • December 11

    For information, contact HCAFA President Robert Allare at hcafapresident@gmail.com

    Unfortunately, our local Illinois Education Association office in Palatine is closed due to the pandemic, but messages (847.359.0300) are forwarded to us. For an emergency situation, you may contact the HCAFA President via email (hcafapresident@gmail.com) or IEA’s central office in Springfield at https://ieanea.org/ieaconnect/ for telephone and live chat during their limited weekday hours as well as the email option. 

Possible Tax Deduction for Union Dues

If you itemize your taxes rather than take the standard deduction, you may be eligible for a tax deduction of your union dues.  It will not be a dollar for dollar tax deduction.

We suggest you discuss the possibility with your tax preparer.