December 31, 2020
Updated January 4, 2021 Nacha has learned that the IRS is issuing a smaller number of economic impact payments (EIPs) by ACH than previously expected, although the total volume is still approximately 100 million. These payments have an effective date of Jan. 4, 2021. People that are eligible and expecting to receive EIPs by Direct Deposit that haven’t received them should check directly with the IRS via the Get My Payment tool. The IRS reminds people that they should not contact their financial institutions with payment timing questions.
October 23, 2020
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September 1, 2020
The Nacha Board Nominating Committee is pleased to announce that the Nacha Board of Directors has approved the initial slate of candidates, as presented by the Board Nominating Committee, for election to the seven Nacha director seats that are being filled through the 2020 Board election process. In accordance with the Nacha Bylaws, the initial slate of director candidates is issued to the membership for a 30-day review period.
August 6, 2020
Nacha is moving Smarter Faster Payments 2021 from April 25-28 to Aug. 9-12, 2021 (shifting from a Sunday-Wednesday to a Monday-Thursday format). The conference will still be located at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, CA and include the same unparalleled payments education, dynamic exhibit hall and valued networking opportunities. The shift in dates to occur later in the year is aimed to better position us to be able to have a robust in-person event.
March 16, 2020
Effective March 13, 2020 In response to recent guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention regarding the COVID-19 virus, the AAP Blue Ribbon Panel and the APRP Oversight Panel approved a temporary waiver of the maximum number of Continuing Education Credits (CECs) that can be earned via self-study. The AAP and APRP Continuing Education Guidelines currently allow for a maximum of 10 hours per year earned via self-study.
February 18, 2020
Following Nacha’s confirmation of March 19, 2021, as the effective date for the new, third Same Day ACH window, The Clearing House and the Federal Reserve Banks, as the two ACH Operators, have agreed on the following processing schedule.
November 19, 2019
The Nacha Board Nominating Committee is pleased to recognize those individuals who have been elected as Board Chairperson, Secretary/Treasurer and Nacha Directors. Officer Elections Officer candidates were put forward by the Nominating Committee for Board approval at the Nov. 13-14, 2019, meeting of the Nacha Board of Directors.
August 2, 2019
Afinis Interoperability Standards approved five new APIs to be prioritized this year. Download the latest Meeting Summary Report for details and further updates about the group’s latest work efforts and new initiatives and goals for the second half of 2019. Download the Report