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Beer Institute Releases Domestic Tax Paid Estimate


<p><strong>WASHINGTON, DC</strong> – Today the Beer Institute published an unofficial estimate of domestic tax paid by beer brewers:</p> <p>The September 2015 domestic tax paid estimate is 15,372,000 barrels. September 2014 removals were 15,074,000 (revised) for an increase of 2.0%.</p> <p>Please note that the estimates below for January through May of both 2014 and 2015 reflect revised estimates released by the TTB:</p> <table> <tbody><tr> <td> <p><strong>Month</strong></p> </td> <td> <p><strong>2014</strong></p> </td> <td> <p><strong>2015</strong></p> </td> <td> <p><strong>Percent Change</strong></p> </td> <td> <p><strong>Volume Change</strong></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <p>January</p> </td> <td> <p>13,760,966</p> </td> <td> <p>12,926,000</p> </td> <td> <p>-6.1%</p> </td> <td> <p>-834,966</p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <p>February</p> </td> <td> <p>13,402,263</p> </td> <td> <p>12,436,000</p> </td> <td> <p>-7.2%</p> </td> <td> <p>-966,263</p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <p>March</p> </td> <td> <p>14,768,256</p> </td> <td> <p>15,215,000</p> </td> <td> <p>3.0%</p> </td> <td> <p>446,744</p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <p>April</p> </td> <td> <p>14,930,890</p> </td> <td> <p>14,986,000</p> </td> <td> <p>0.4%</p> </td> <td> <p>55,110</p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <p>May</p> </td> <td> <p>16,019,434</p> </td> <td> <p>15,511,000</p> </td> <td> <p>-3.2%</p> </td> <td> <p>-508,434</p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <p>June</p> </td> <td> <p>16,656,962</p> </td> <td> <p>16,637,000</p> </td> <td> <p>-0.1%</p> </td> <td> <p>-19,962</p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <p>July</p> </td> <td> <p>16,327,202</p> </td> <td> <p>15,816,000</p> </td> <td> <p>-3.1%</p> </td> <td> <p>-511,202</p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <p>August</p> </td> <td> <p>15,314,000</p> </td> <td> <p>15,357,000</p> </td> <td> <p>0.3%</p> </td> <td> <p>43,000</p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <p>September</p> </td> <td> <p>15,074,000</p> </td> <td> <p>15,372,000</p> </td> <td> <p>2.0%</p> </td> <td> <p>298,000</p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <p><strong>YTD</strong></p> </td> <td> <p>136,253,973</p> </td> <td> <p>134,256,000</p> </td> <td> <p>-1.5%</p> </td> <td> <p>-1,997,973</p> </td> </tr> </tbody></table> <p>###</p> <p><strong><em>The Beer Institute</em></strong><em> is a national trade association for the American brewing industry, representing both large and small brewers, as well as importers and industry suppliers. First founded in 1862 as the U.S. Brewers Association, the Beer Institute is committed today to the development of sound public policy and to the values of civic duty and personal responsibility: </em><a href=””></a><em><a href=””></a></em><em>. Connect with us </em><a href=””><em>@BeerInstitute</em></a><em> </em><em>and on </em><a href=””><em>Facebook</em></a><em>.</em></p>