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5 Reasons Why the Majority of Congress Supports CBMTRA

Last week, the Craft Beverage Modernization and Tax Reform Act (CBMTRA), legislation championed by the Brewers Association, received its 51st sponsor in the Senate, Senator Heidi Heitkamp of North Dakota. A few days later she …More

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NJ Bill Would Ease Farm Market Permitting

Passing initial committee consideration, Assembly Bill 4118 seeks to authorize the issuance of annual permits to sell alcoholic beverages at seasonal farm market, thereby eliminating redundant one day permit applications and issuances by providing for …More

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Michigan Excise Tax Increase Proposed

House Bill 5873 seeks to raise the per barrel excise tax rate from $6.30 to $21.70, with the additional revenue used to fund substance use disorder treatment.

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NH Three Tier Studt Commission Approved

Signed by the Governor, House Bill 197 establishes a commission to study the separation of alcoholic beverage producers, distributors, and retailers, commonly referred to as the 3-tier system.

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