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PA Beer Wholesale Distributor Industry Impact

PA Beer Wholesale Distributor Industry Impact

PA Beer Wholesale Distributor Industry Impact Creates almost 6,000 jobs throughout the state of Pennsylvania Has a 6.6 million dollar impact on local communities through charities, local events and economic development Provides a 2.5 billion dollar economic impact as...

PA Beer Distributors will remain Open

PA Beer Distributors will remain Open

PA Beer Distributors will remain Open The PA Beer Alliance has been advised by the Governor’s office that beer wholesalers and retailers in PA are NOT among those businesses that must close. Beer wholesalers supply much more than just alcoholic beverages, so they may...

Ditch the Spreadsheets!

Ditch the Spreadsheets!

Ditch the Spreadsheets! When a new business is starting out, one of the easiest ways to get organized is to lay everything out in spreadsheets. Most people have access to Excel, and until you get everything going, it seems easy enough, right? Here’s the thing with...

Signature optional for EMV Chip Cards

Signature optional for EMV Chip Cards

Signature optional for EMV Chip Cards According to Visa as of April 14th 2018 EMV embedded merchants in the US and Canada will now have the option to stop capturing signatures as a method of cardholder validation those same Merchants will also no longer be required to...

Sales Tax on Discounts, Coupons and Promos

Sales Tax on Discounts, Coupons and Promos

Sales Tax on Discounts, Coupons and Promos When coupons or certificates are accepted by retailers as a part of the selling price of any taxable item, the value of the coupon or certificate is excludable from the tax as a cash discount, regardless of whether the...

Credit Card Surcharges

Credit Card Surcharges

Credit Card Surcharges Beginning Jan. 27, 2013, merchants such as Goldstone gained that right. Under a federal court case settlement, they can put surcharges of up to 4 percent on Visa and MasterCard transactions — which account for about 70 percent of credit card...