U.S. Polo Assn. brand products are authentic and officially sanctioned by the United States Polo Association, the governing body for the sport of polo in the United States since 1890. Today, our products are sold through our licensing program in over 135 countries at independent retail stores, department stores and U.S. Polo Assn. brand stores. The U.S. Polo Assn. brand carries clothing for men, women and children, as well as accessories, luggage, watches, shoes, home furnishings and more. The U.S. Polo Assn. brand is managed by USPA Properties, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of the U.S. Polo Association. USPA Properties is a for-profit corporation, and pays royalties to the U.S. Polo Association for the rights to license their trademarks. USPA Properties pays federal, state and local taxes in excess of 40 percent on all profits. As the steward of the U.S. Polo Association trademarks, Properties’ mission is to develop a long-term source of revenue for the U.S. Polo Association. This revenue is used to underwrite numerous programs for education and promotion of the sport of polo in the U.S.