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H.R.836 Brewers Excise and Economic Relief Act of 2009, 111th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Feb 03, 2009 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

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  • 83% of users support H.R.836

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    • On May 22, 2009, by Baileyuk - I am writing to ask for your support in Bill 1058, reducing the tax burden on breweries. Michigan is fortunate to be a top 5, and one of the fastest growing, states in number of breweries. A number of companies have seen rapid growth and a very large increase in employment and taxes paid. My company alone has added 10-15 jobs in the last year and pay approximately $200,000 of company taxes per year, which is already 10% of revenues. Any increase would immediately be felt and growth in our businesses will seize. In the past twelve months we have invested almost $1.5 million in expanding, a relatively small number compared to a lot of other breweries. Almost all breweries in Michigan are reasonably small but together our growth has been an often overlooked bright spot in Michigans economy, please help us maintain that. Thank you for your time, Scott Newman-Bale CFO/Owner Shorts Brewing Company (Bellaire and Elk Rapids, MI)

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      As noted by Baileyuk, a user on OpenCongress.org, on May 22, 2009, "I am writing to ask for your support in Bill 1058, reducing the tax burden on breweries. Michigan is fortunate to be a top 5, and one of the fastest growing, states in number of breweries. A number of companies have seen rapid growth and a very large increase in employment and taxes paid. My company alone has added 10-15 jobs in the last year and pay approximately $200,000 of company taxes per year, which is already 10% of revenues. Any increase would immediately be felt and growth in our businesses will seize. In the past twelve months we have invested almost $1.5 million in expanding, a relatively small number compared to a lot of other breweries. Almost all breweries in Michigan are reasonably small but together our growth has been an often overlooked bright spot in Michigans economy, please help us maintain that. Thank you for your time, Scott Newman-Bale CFO/Owner Shorts Brewing Company (Bellaire and Elk Rapids, MI) "

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    • H.R.836: Emergency Mortgage Relief Program Termination Act - U.S. ... - February 26, 2011 by opencongress.org - On Friday the House considered H.R. 836: the Emergency Mortgage Relief Program Termination Act. This bill ends a housing program that provides loans to borrowers who are having trouble paying their mortgages because they ... Source: valarieseabrook .... Op

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      As noted by opencongress.org on February 26, 2011, "On Friday the House considered H.R. 836: the Emergency Mortgage Relief Program Termination Act. This bill ends a housing program that provides loans to borrowers who are having trouble paying their mortgages because they ... Source: valarieseabrook .... Op" (http://www.opencongress.org/bill/112-h836/show)
    • Brewers Association | The 2010 Elections: What Happened on ... - November 11, 2010 by Brewers Association - Monthly Legal Briefs. Small Brewer Tax Relief Bill Attains Majority in House. HR 836, the Brewers Excise and Economic Relief Act of 2009, which includes a reduction of the small brewer rate ... Summary and PDF available. ...

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      As noted by Brewers Association on November 11, 2010, "Monthly Legal Briefs. Small Brewer Tax Relief Bill Attains Majority in House. HR 836, the Brewers Excise and Economic Relief Act of 2009, which includes a reduction of the small brewer rate ... Summary and PDF available. ..." (http://www.brewersassociation.org/pages/government-affairs/current-issues/show?title=the-2010-elections-what-happened-on-november-2nd-and-what-it-means-for-small-brewers)
    • Brewers Association | Small Brewers Excise Tax Legislation Video - November 03, 2010 by Brewers Association - Monthly Legal Briefs. Small Brewer Tax Relief Bill Attains Majority in House. HR 836, the Brewers Excise and Economic Relief Act of 2009, which includes a reduction of the small brewer rate ... Summary and PDF available. ...

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      As noted by Brewers Association on November 03, 2010, "Monthly Legal Briefs. Small Brewer Tax Relief Bill Attains Majority in House. HR 836, the Brewers Excise and Economic Relief Act of 2009, which includes a reduction of the small brewer rate ... Summary and PDF available. ..." (http://www.brewersassociation.org/pages/government-affairs/current-issues/show?title=Small-Brewers-Excise-Tax-Legislation-video)

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