Released On April 01, 2009

Michigan Wine Lovers Lose Access To 1000s of Wines Today

—State Abandon’s Opportunity To Raise Millions in Tax Revenue— (Sacramento, CALIF)—Michigan wine consumers today lost access to thousands of wines at the same time the state will forgo millions of dollars in tax revenue at a time when it is desperately needed. Today is the first day Michigan will begin enforcing a law that prevents… Read more »

Released On March 11, 2009

Allowing Wine Shipping To Illinois Would Raise $1-$3 Million for State

—Retailers Support Sales Tax Imposed by HB 2462— (Springfield, ILLINOIS)—A bill recently introduced into the Illinois House of Representatives would help reduce the current state budget deficit by requiring that Illinois sales tax be paid by out-of-state wine stores that ship wine to consumers in Illinois. House Bill 2462 would raise between $1 million and… Read more »