: Rep. Natalie Mihalek (R-Allegheny/Washington) will host a
public hearing of the House Liquor Control Committee. The purpose of the hearing is to examine the Pennsylvania Department of Revenue’s recent tax bulletin, which requires Pennsylvania breweries to collect the state’s 6% sales tax on every portion of beer sold (pints, growlers, etc.). The application of this tax is set to go into effect July 1.
: Mihalek, Committee Chairman Jeff Pyle (R-
Armstrong/Butler/Indiana), members of the House Liquor
Control Committee, and representatives from the following
organizations: Pennsylvania Department of Revenue
Brewers of PA, Pennsylvania Restaurant and Lodging
Association, Miller Coors Pennsylvania Council, and
Pennsylvania Licensed Beverage and Tavern Association.
: Tuesday, April 23, from 2-4 p.m.
: Spoonwood Brewing 5981 Baptist Road, Pittsburgh, PA
LIVE WEBSTREAMING: Barring technical difficulties, the hearing will be live-streamed on Pyle and Mihalek’s websites JeffPyle.net
Media contacts: Pyle- Abby Krueger, 717.260.6617, email@example.com
and Mihalek- Brooke Haskell, 717-260-6351, firstname.lastname@example.org