ACAM is a 501(c)(6)- Accordingly for those members that have active trades or businesses in the related medical field, the deduction is considered an IRC Section 162 "ordinary and necessary business expense" and is 100% fully deductible by them.
business members, general public, lay person etc. should NOT contribute to the
501(c)(6) since they will receive no tax benefits. Instead this group
should contribute to ACAM EF, the 501(c)(3) organization.
* Please consult with your own tax advisor for more information.
The American College for Advancement in Medicine (ACAM) is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to educating physicians and other health care professionals on the safe and effective application of integrative medicine.