Press Releases
Press Releases

News & Media

Press Releases

What’s going on with beer? Find out here. Click below to see our recent press releases.

Beer Institute Releases Domestic Tax Paid Estimate

February 26, 2015

WASHINGTON, DC – Today the Beer Institute published an unofficial estimate of domestic tax paid by beer brewers: The January 2015 domestic tax paid estimate is 12,850,000 barrels. January 2014 removals were 13,770,000 (revised) for a decrease of 6.7 percent. Please note the following monthly revisions from previous releases for 2014: Month 2014 2015 Percent

Read More

Fair BEER Act Introduced: Seeks Broad Reform of Federal Beer Tax

February 5, 2015

Beer Institute Supports Bipartisan Bill, Urges Vote WASHINGTON, DC – The American beer industry welcomed bipartisan legislation introduced today to comprehensively reform the federal beer tax imposed on brewers and beer importers. The bill would remove barriers to growth in the industry, encouraging capital and workforce investment through simple, fair and broad reform. Introduced by

Read More

Senators Roy Blunt and Tammy Baldwin Introduce the Fair BEER Act

Bipartisan Legislation Seeks Broad Reform of Federal Beer Tax WASHINGTON, DC – The American beer industry welcomed the Senate introduction of bipartisan legislation to comprehensively reform the federal beer tax imposed on brewers and beer importers. The bill would remove barriers to growth in the industry, encouraging capital and workforce investment through simple, fair and

Read More

The Beer Can Celebrates 80 Years

January 23, 2015

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, as America celebrates the 80th anniversary of enjoying beer in a can – one of the country’s greatest advances, the Beer Institute, the trade association representing America’s brewers, beer importers and suppliers, and the Can Manufacturers Institute, the national trade association of the metal can manufacturing industry, celebrate with them. The

Read More

Beer Institute Releases Domestic Tax Paid Estimate

January 22, 2015

WASHINGTON, DC – Today the Beer Institute published an unofficial estimate of domestic tax paid by beer brewers: The December 2014 domestic tax paid estimate is 13,750,000 barrels. December 2013 removals were 13,150,000 (revised) for an increase of 4.6 percent. Please note the following monthly revisions from previous releases for 2013 and 2014: Month 2013

Read More

Beer Institute Releases Domestic Tax Paid Estimate

December 25, 2014

WASHINGTON, DC – Today the Beer Institute published an unofficial estimate of domestic tax paid by beer brewers: The November 2014 domestic tax paid estimate is 12,800,000 barrels. November 2013 removals were 13,361,000 (revised) for a decrease of 4.2 percent. Please note the following monthly revisions from previous releases for 2013 and 2014: Month 2013

Read More

Senators Roy Blunt and Tammy Baldwin Introduce the Fair BEER Act

December 3, 2014

Bipartisan Legislation Seeks Broad Reform of Federal Beer Tax WASHINGTON, DC – The American beer industry welcomed the Senate introduction of bipartisan legislation to comprehensively reform the federal beer tax imposed on brewers and beer importers. The bill would remove barriers to growth in the industry, encouraging capital and workforce investment through simple, fair and

Read More

Beer Institute Releases Responsibility White Paper

December 2, 2014

Paper Outlines Efforts to Reduce Drunk Driving, Underage Drinking WASHINGTON, DC – Today the Beer Institute released a white paper, Commitment to Responsibility, which outlines the broad efforts by brewers and beer importers to reduce drunk driving and underage drinking through paid advertisements, programs to work with parents and retailers, and alternative rides home. “People

Read More

Beer Institute Responds to JAMA Research

December 1, 2014

In response to research published in JAMA Pediatrics, Jim McGreevy, President and CEO of the Beer Institute, said: “The study fails to take into consideration the fact that underage drinking has shown steady and steep declines. There are serious questions into the goals of the authors – perhaps something other than objective science. The social

Read More

Beer Institute Releases Domestic Tax Paid Estimate

November 27, 2014

WASHINGTON, DC – Today the Beer Institute published an unofficial estimate of domestic tax paid by beer brewers: The October 2014 domestic tax paid estimate is 14,350,000 barrels. October 2013 removals were 14,280,000 (revised) for an increase of 0.5 percent. Please note the following monthly revisions from previous releases for 2013 and 2014: Month 2013

Read More
Next Up:

The Beer Institute

440 First Street NW
Suite 350
Washington, DC 20001

PHONE: 202-737-BEER (2337)
TOLL FREE: 1-800-379-BREW (2739)
FAX: 202-737-7004

© 2017 Beer Institute :: Legal

 
Simple Share Buttons