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Alabama’s Back-to-School Sales Tax Holiday starts Friday

Alabama’s Back-to-School Sales Tax Holiday starts Friday

MONTGOMERY – It’s almost time to make back-to-school shopping plans, especially if you want to get the most bang for your buck. According to the National Retail Federation, the average household with school-age children plans to spend $696.70, the highest…

Member News: Sales tax holiday’s popularity grows each year

Member News: Sales tax holiday’s popularity grows each year

Alabama’s annual sales tax holiday starts Friday (Tuscaloosa News, July 14, 2019) When Alabama Retail or its members make the news, we’ll link the articles below. Email Nancy Dennis when your store makes the news so we can share it! Crestline Bagel Company opens…

Aim to minimize risks of retaliation claims in retail

Aim to minimize risks of retaliation claims in retail

By Richard I. Lehr Esq. Retaliation is the No. 1 employment claim filed throughout the United States. That is, an employee engages in what he or she believes is a protected activity, and the employer responds with adverse treatment, therefore the…