Thursday’s ad is another one from the United States Brewers Foundation, from 1951. This a series of ads they did in 1951 using a Q&A format aimed at highlighting different positive aspects of beer and the brewing industry.
How much does the Brewing Industry pay in state excise taxes?
Last year, state excise taxes on beer amounted to over $193 million.
And that’s in addition to the over $700 million in federal excise taxes, plus all of the other business taxes that every business pays.