Regulation Updates

FDA delays menu-labeling rule until Dec. 1, 2016

FDA delays menu-labeling rule until Dec. 1, 2016

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced July 9 that it was delaying the effective date for the federal menu-labeling regulation for chain restaurants and covered grocery stores for one year. The FDA originally set Dec. 1, 2015, as…

Local Sales Tax Nexus Rule Change Starts Jan. 1, 2014

Local Sales Tax Nexus Rule Change Starts Jan. 1, 2014

A regulation regarding local nexus that parallels the state nexus rule applies to transactions in Alabama beginning Jan. 1, 2014. The new regulation creates seller responsibility to collect and remit local sales or use tax by imposing the same standards…