This week on the podcast, the team discuss updates to the excise rebate for small brewers and the ups and downs of Broo.
Today on the podcast, we speak with IBA Chair Peter Philip and Executive Director Kylie Lethbridge about the changes to excise and the IBA’s lobbying efforts that brought it about.
Federal Treasurer Josh Frydenberg has today announced an increase in the beer excise tax rebate from $100,000 to $350,000.
The Australian Tax Office has issued a warning to retailers about ‘illicit alcohol’, on which duty has not been paid, entering the market.
The Brewers Association, which represents Lion, CUB and Coopers, has railed against the latest alcohol excise hike as countries globally rein in beer tax during COVID.
It’s a big week for the beer podcast as debate overshadows a breakthrough in gluten-free barley and excise rises are paused for the first time in 37 years.
Alcohol excise rise is paused for the first time in 37 years due to a fall in the Consumer Price Index as a result of COVID-19.
Pete joins Matt up in Brissie ahead of the EKKA and to discuss the news of the week, and we’ve got bonus chats with BrewCon presenter Stephen Beaumont, and Paul Holgate on his decision to equity crowdfund.
Venues face fines of up to $23,100 if they offer growlers poured from kegs taxed at concessional rates without an alcohol manufacturer licence, following changes to beer excise rules.
New excise thresholds for kegs come into effect today. Ross Lewis discovers there are mixed feelings about what lower excise means for brewers.