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Preserve LIFO Resources


Congress Contact Information


Companies & CPA’s can contact Congress online, via email, physical mail, in person, or by phone. Use the links below to find the appropriate contact information for your members of Congress.

Contact Congress Online Tool
Representative/Senator Contact Information Lookup
Senator Email & Contact Information

Preserve LIFO Resources


Sample Letter in Support of LIFO
LIFO Coalition Fact Sheet
Why Trading LIFO Repeal for Reduced Corporate Tax Rates is Unsound Tax Policy LIFO Insights Blog
Reasons for Congress to Keep the LIFO Inventory Method LIFO Insights Blog
Budgetary & Economic Impact of LIFO Repeal – Tax Foundation Study
LIFO Repeal Updates Page
LIFO Coalition Homepage
LIFO Repeal Archives

Sample Letter in Support of LIFO


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How to Take Action


Members of Congress or their staffers will always listen to their constituents’ concerns & it’s vitally important for Congress to receive support for the LIFO method from businesses that are LIFO taxpayers.


Send A Message to Congress


Who to Contact

Companies should contact the following members of Congress that match one or both of the following criteria:

  1. Represent the state that your company is headquartered in
  2. Represent a state that your company has facilities/operations in

Use the Congress Contact Information links listed below to use the Representative/Senator Contact Information Lookup or the Senator Email & Contact Information links to find the appropriate information for sending your message to the Congress via email, mail, phone, or online.

What to Include in Your Message

1. Contact information – Those who wish to send a message to congress in support of LIFO should include the following contact information:

  • Full Name
  • Company Name
  • Company location
  • Number of employees
  • Number of years on LIFO (if known)
  • Clearly state that the location of your business falls within their constituency

2. Message Content & Talking points – Providing specific details of how your company and/or the economy would suffer from LIFO repeal is HIGHLY EFFECTIVE! Suggested talking points include describing how LIFO repeal would affect any of the following:

  • Reduction in profit margin and/or after-tax operating income
  • Reduction in workforce and/or new hires
  • Halt and/or slow company growth
  • Restrict reinvestment in capital assets
  • Restrict cash flow for replenishing inventories