Our mission at the Kentucky Association of Manufacturers is to promote and grow manufacturing and Kentucky’s overall economy.
KAM is a tax-exempt 501(c)(6) business association. For tax purposes, 100% of KAM membership dues or sponsorship payments should be treated as an ordinary business expense and not as a charitable contribution. KAM pays a proxy tax on lobbying expenses. Companies are allowed to deduct 100% of KAM membership dues or sponsorship payments as a business expense and need not prorate due to lobbying expenses.