You Spoke, They Listened. Committee Carries Over HB553

Thanks to all your calls, e-mails, texts, Facebook posts and shares, the House Ways and Means Education Committee this morning carried over HB553, an almost $50 million tax increase on retailers. Together, you stopped a bill that would have eliminated the rebate Alabama retailers receive for collecting and remitting Alabama sales taxes in a timely manner. Stay connected with your association on this and other isssues of importance to retailers.

Read all about this and other legislative action in the May 8, 2015 edition of the Capitol Retail Report.