I authorize the American Federation of Teachers-Missouri (AFT Missouri/Kansas City Federation of Teachers & School-Related Personnel) to deduct monthly dues for membership in accordance with the AFT Missouri Constitution and bylaws, the AFT Constitution, and/or in accordance witht the constitution of any local union that is affiliated with the state federation (AFT Missouri). Dues payments are not deductible as charitable contributions for federal income tax purposes, but a portion thereof may be a deductible as a miscellaneous itemized deduction. The monthly dues amount may change if authorized according to the requirements of the local, state, or national constitutions. If this happens, I authorize my bank or credit card to adjust my monthly payment when notified by AFT Missouri or my local union. These deductions shall be made monthly and continue until AFT Missouri is given written authorization of revocation.
2016-17 dues amounts per payroll:
Certified: 41.40 12-month Classified: 20.70 10.5-month Classified: 23.66 Other Part-Time: 11.83
I hereby authorize a monthly contribution to the Kansas City Federation of Teachers & School-Related Personnel Committee on Politial Eduction (KCFT&SRP COPE) in the amount indicated above. This authorization is signed freely and voluntarily and not out of any fear of reprisal, and I will not be favored nor disadvantaged because I exercise that right. I understand this money will be used to make political contributions by KCFT&SRP COPE. KCFT&SRP COPE may engage in joint fundraising witht he AFL-CIO. This voluntary authorization may be revoked at any time by notifying KCFT & SRP in writing of the desire to do so. Contributions or gifts to KCFT&SRP COPE are not deductible as charitable contributions for Federal income tax purposes. Contributions cannot be reimbursed or otherwise paid by any other person or entity. Candidates may include individuals running for boards of education; city or county offices; the state legislature and other offices.