Category Archives: Taxes

Learn More About Alternating Proprietorships (Linked Article)

According to TTB, “An ‘Alternating proprietorship’ is a term used to describe an arrangement in which two or more people take turns using the physical premises of a brewery.”  In such an arrangement, one entity takes on the role as … Continue reading

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Obama Administration Proposes Removing Bond Requirements for Small Brewers (Again)

The Obama Administration has published its Fiscal Year 2016 Revenue Proposals.  For the fourth year in a row, the Administration is proposing relief for small brewers in the form of removing bond requirements in 2016.  The proposal provides: The proposal … Continue reading

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Article: Tax Tips for Breweries

Brewery CPA Chris Farmand wrote an article providing tips for brewery owners to help them take advantage of tax credits, deductions, and other incentives.  According to Chris: As year end approaches, certain tax planning strategies should be in-motion for craft … Continue reading

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Ask a CPA: CPA Q&A (Part II)

This article consists of a set of questions asked by our readers being answered by Chris Farmand, a CPA who helps breweries with several accounting and accounting-related issues (view his full bio below).  This is the third article in a continuing … Continue reading

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Ask a CPA: Q&A (Part I)

This article consists of a set of questions asked by our readers being answered by Chris Farmand, a CPA who helps breweries with several accounting and accounting-related issues (view his full bio below).  This is the second article in a … Continue reading

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Ask a Brewery CPA: Daily Record-Keeping Tips

This article was largely written by Chris Farmand, a CPA who helps breweries with several accounting and accounting-related issues (view his full bio below).  This is the first article in a continuing series of articles Ask a CPA where Chris provides a … Continue reading

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Brewery Tax Guide: State Excise Taxes

Below is a summary of state tax rates on beer.

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Brewery Tax Guide: Federal Excise Taxes

Paying taxes can be one of the most complicated tasks for a brewery.  I highly recommend consulting with a competent tax professional when you calculate and pay your taxes.  The guide provided below is a very limited description of the … Continue reading

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