On June 20, 2019, the Ways and Means Committee held a markup of H.R. 3301, The Taxpayer Certainty and Disaster Tax Relief Act of 2019, a tax extenders bill which includes a one-year extension of the language that recalibrated federal excise taxes (FET) for breweries, wineries, and distilleries.
Read more from Katie Marisic
The administration recently proposed 25 percent tariffs on $300 billion worth of goods imported from China, including brewing machinery. Learn more about how you can submit comments on these tariffs.
Department of Commerce Announces Preliminary Antidumping Duty Determinations on Refillable Stainless Steel Kegs
On May 29, 2019, the Department of Commerce announced affirmative preliminary determinations in the antidumping duty investigations of imports of refillable stainless-steel kegs from China, Germany, and Mexico.
On May 20, 2019, the United States government officially lifted the steel and aluminum tariffs on Canada and Mexico as an incentive for Congress to pass the United States Canada and Mexico Act.
134 brewers, brewery owners, employees, and state guild representatives gathered in Washington, D.C. today to advocate on behalf of the country’s small and independent brewers.
The Brewers Association and American Malting Barley Association climbed Capitol Hill in March to advocate for strong barley policy with members of Congress.
Your legislators need to hear from you about how the Craft Beverage Modernization and Tax Reform Act of 2019 impacts your brewery, the brewery you work for, or the brewery you supply.
Hops were in the air on Capitol Hill this Valentine’s Day, as BA staff, brewers, hop growers, and hop suppliers joined the annual Hop Research Council (HRC) hop and brewing industry coalition hill climb.
On Wednesday Feb. 6, Bill Butcher of Port City Brewing testified at a House Small Business Committee Hearing, "The Shutdown: Economic Impact on Small Businesses" on how the closure of the TTB and SBA impacted small and independent breweries.
The 115th Congress (2017-2018) was a successful legislative session for small and independent breweries: The House Small Brewers Caucus was the largest special interest caucus in Congress with 241 members and the farm bill included language …More