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A Message from Ken Howard and David White

Dear Member,

We are pleased to announce that last night we reached a tentative agreement in our TV/Theatrical Contract negotiations with the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers (AMPTP).

Support the Federal Shield Law and Contact Your Representatives

Filed in: Member Alert

Thousands of SAG-AFTRA members are working journalists and they need to know that they will not be compelled to reveal the confidential sources they depend on to cover important news stories. Without a federal shield law, reporters face dire penalties, including imprisonment and/or severe fines, for upholding their professional code of ethics to report news in the public interest.

July 4th Holiday Office Closure

Filed in: Member Alert

In recognition of the July 4th holiday, SAG-AFTRA offices will be closed on Friday, July 4. Offices will re-open on Monday, July 7.

Happy Independence Day!

Payment of DUES ONLINE will be Unavailable Starting 5 p.m. (PT), Thursday, April 10 Through Wednesday, April 16

Filed in: Member Alert

Payment of DUES ONLINE will be unavailable starting 5 p.m. (PT), Thursday, April 10 through Wednesday, April 16.

Click here for the credit card authorization form.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

Thank you.

Member Alert: Tax Time - Tracking Down W2s

Filed in: Member Alert

SAG-AFTRA does not issue W2 tax forms. Instead, members receive them from the companies they've worked for. If members need to contact a studio or payroll house directly to change their listed address or ask questions about W2 tax forms, here is the contact info for some of the major studios and payroll houses (including union contacts):
Cast & Crew Payroll, Inc.:
Main Number: (818) 848-6022

Judge Grants SAG-AFTRA Dismissal Motion for Remainder of Asner Lawsuit

LOS ANGELES (Jan. 29, 2014) –– Yesterday, a federal court judge dismissed the remainder of a lawsuit against SAG-AFTRA filed by Ed Asner. In his order, United States District Court Judge Manuel L. Real found the court had no jurisdiction over the case because Asner has provided no evidence of the union withholding records that he or any other member of the union have access to review.

Chicago Local and Ohio-Pittsburgh Local Offices Closed Tuesday, Jan. 7 Due to Weather

Filed in: Locals, Member Alert

Due to inclement weather in the Chicago and Ohio-Pittsburgh area, the SAG-AFTRA Chicago Local and Ohio-Pittsburgh Local offices will be closed Tuesday, Jan. 7. The Chicago Local's Kaufherr Members Resource Center (KMRC) will also be closed.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.