As legislative and regulatory developments that may affect your business occur, we distribute notifications to HARDI members called Advocacy Action Alerts.

Active Action Alerts are also listed below:

Entertainment and Meal Deduction Changes 7.27.18

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) made several changes to the deductibility of entertainment expenses and business meals which limited “perks” used in the industry.

California Proposition 65 Updated Labeling Requirements 7.13.18

Beginning on August 30, 2018, California’s Proposition 65 (or “Prop 65” as it is often referred) includes updated labeling requirements for businesses to notify consumers with “clear and reasonable” warnings of potentially hazardous chemicals present in products.

Online Sales Tax 6.21.18

The Supreme Court ruled in favor of the state of South Dakota in the South Dakota v Wayfair case, affirming the state’s collection of sales taxes on remote internet retailers who sell into the state. This ruling applies to all states and allows them to legislate online sales tax laws.