Category: Risk Management

TTB to Continue Enforcement Actions:

TTB has been in the headlines recently stemming from a Northern California wine cellar operator’s failure to pay excise taxes.  On September 16 of this year, owner and operator of Monterey Wine Services, Brenda Jo Kibbee, received a sentence of nine month’s imprisonment for “intentionally failing to pay Federal excise

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Winery Expansion? What TTB Needs from you!

Your winery business is great and you’re expanding -don’t forget to amend your basic permit with TTB. Demand for your wine seems to be going nowhere but up!  That’s fantastic, but you are having to deal with increased production issues.  Perhaps you have bottled all you can from your vineyard

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TTB Excise Tax Relief for Breweries affected by Colorado flooding

Not unlike the alcohol industry members affected by Hurricane Sandy, breweries affected by the recent Colorado flooding and any other natural disaster should be well advised of provisions that could benefit them in time of distress. The comments below apply to all business taxpayers including retailers, wholesalers, importers, export warehouse

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