Beer Duty Cut

Duty request: the WSTA wants a cut in wine and spirit duty

BBPA rebukes calls for wine and spirit duty cut

By Liam Coleman

The British Beer & Pub Association (BBPA) has dismissed the Wine & Spirit Trade Association (WSTA)'s calls for a cut in wine and spirit duty at the upcoming Budget and reiterated its own call for cuts to beer duty.

The drinks industry is hoping for good news in today's Budget

BUDGET 2015

Drinks trade hopes for duty cut cheer

By Mike Berry

The drinks industry will be looking to raise a glass to the Chancellor later when he delivers his pre-election Budget.

Brigid Simmonds: 'I hope as many people as possible send a message to their MP about this vital issue for beer and pubs'

BBPA launches website to strengthen campaign for beer duty cut

By Ellie Bothwell

The British Beer & Pub Association (BBPA) has launched a website providing new data on the positive impact of beer and pubs on jobs and the local economy, to make a compelling case for a third cut in beer duty in the Budget.