Tax Changes For Boaters
Comprehensive tax changes were made in 2018 and, fortunately for boaters, the news is mostly good. Here's what you need to know.
In Search Of Common Ground Through Boating Caucuses
Take comfort knowing BoatUS is always there for you fighting for boater-friendly legislation.
How Much Does Boating Contribute To The Economy?
A report by the Department of Commerce says it's a lot of money — and policymakers notice a lot of money.
Biobutanol: The Ethanol Alternative
Biobutanol is an ideal substitute for the engine-damaging ethanol that boaters have been forced to use. What is it, and when will we see it in marinas?
Boaters Benefit from Reinvested Tax Dollars
Rebuilding our transportation infrastructure is high on the nation's to-do list, but innovative grants programs have been bolstering the waterfront for years.
Navigating the Challenging Waters of Washington
When BoatUS was founded in 1966, we went to work advocating for recreational boaters in the federal legislative and regulatory arenas. That hasn't changed. Here's a snapshot of issues we're focused on for 2018.
40 Years of the Magnusen-Stevens Act
After 40 years of one-size-fits-all management, Congress and federal managers can now redesign fisheries law and policy to include the rest of us. But will they?
BoatUS Goes to Washington
Ride along with our crackerjack team for a day as we defend your boating interests.
Could Ethanol-Free Gas Evaporate?
Love it or hate it, 10-percent ethanol gas is a fact of life. Ethanol-free can be hard to find, and alarmingly, unless Congress acts soon, even that limited supply could dry up next season.