H.B. 121 requires a brew-on-premises facility to obtain a license from the Division of Alcohol and Tobacco control.
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Government affairs current issues, news and announcements from the Brewers Association and members of the House and Senate Small Brewers Caucus.
On December 20, 2017, Congress passed H.R. 1, the Tax Cut and Jobs Act. Learn more about how this bill could affect your brewery.
Senate Bill 39 seeks to allow up to 9 tenant brewers per host at a manufacturing facility.
Among other provisions, H.B. 1311 raises the barrel limit for a small brewery from 30,000 to 90,000 barrels a year.
Senate Study Bill 1031 would prohibit a person or club holding a liquor control license or retail wine or beer permit from selling or possessing alcoholic liquor in powdered or crystalline form for consumption.
H.B. 1003 would repeal the alcohol wholesaler tax and increase the occupational tax on certain alcoholic beverages.
House Bill 1002 seeks to direct funding to the Department of Revenue to upgrade the electronic tax collection technology for submitting reports and remitting taxes related to alcoholic beverages.
Senate Bill 73 would extend previously expired tax credits on capital expenditures up to $200,000 to small brewers and removes the limitation that only those with production of 1,500,000 barrels or less qualify.
Companion bills House Bill 2135 and Senate Bill 12 seek to remove the prohibition against local government enactment of taxes on alcoholic beverages.
Assembly Bill 1719 seeks to authorize a credit for beer produced within New York City by a taxpayer that is registered as a distributor.
Companion legislation House Bill 718 and Senate Bill 759 seek to reduce the per gallon tax rate to twenty-seven cents on beer sold in barrels for the first 60,000 barrels of annual production.