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Dues Structure*

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NON-PROFITS

Dues for non-profit group members are based on the annual revenue of the member organization:

Annual Revenue
Up to $500,000
$500,000 to < $1 million
$1 million to < $5 million
$5 million to < $15 million
More than $15 million
Annual Dues (for 2017)
$50.00
$100.00
$300.00
$500.00
$1,000.00

TRADE ASSOCIATIONS

Dues for trade association group members representing companies whose products are regulated by the FDA are based on the annual revenue of the trade association:

Annual Revenue
Up to $1 million
$1 million to < $5 million
$5 million to < $10 million
$10 million to < $20 million
More than $20 million
Annual Dues (for 2017)
$500.00
$600.00 per million in revenue
$800.00 per million in revenue
$1,000.00 per million in revenue
$25,000.00
Trade associations representing companies whose products are not regulated by the FDA are asked to please contact Alliance staff regarding annual dues.

COMPANIES

Dues for company group members whose products are regulated by the FDA are based on the annual revenue of the company generated by regulated products (e.g., sales of food, drug, cosmetic, biologic, medical device, and other FDA-regulated products):

Annual Revenue
Up to $10 million
$10 million to < $100 million
$100 million to < $500 million
$500 million to < $1 billion
$1 billion to < $5 billion
$5 billion to <$10 billion
$10 billion or more
Annual Dues (for 2017)
$750.00
$1,500.00
$3,000.00
$5,000.00
$10,000.00
$15,000.00
$20,000.00
Companies whose products and/or services are not regulated by the FDA are asked to please contact Alliance staff regarding annual dues.

LAW FIRMS/CONSULTING FIRMS

Dues for law firm/consulting firm group members are based on the number of professionals working on regulatory, policy, marketing, and public affairs activities related to FDA-regulated products (not on the overall size of the firm):

Number of Professionals
1 to 4 professionals
5 to 20 professionals
Annual Dues (for 2017)
$200.00
$500.00
Law firms and consulting firms that employ more than 21 relevant professionals are asked to please contact Alliance staff regarding annual dues.

INDIVIDUALS

Dues for individual members are $50.00 per person for 2017.


* The Alliance for a Stronger FDA is an exempt organization under IRS section 501(c)(4). Dues and other membership payments are not deductible as charitable contributions for U.S. federal income tax purposes, but may be deductible as business expenses. For 2016 the Alliance estimates that 90% of the membership dues are not deductible as a business expense as a result of the Alliance’s lobbying activities on behalf of its members.