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Manufacturers sue U.S. to stop tax regulation

By The Wall Street Journal

Apr 18, 2019

The National Association of Manufacturers sued the federal government alleging that a tax regulation affecting winemakers and alcohol companies violates clear congressional intent.

The suit, filed late Wednesday in the U.S. Court of International Trade, says the Treasury Department and Customs and Border Protection late last year impermissibly ended refunds of excise taxes that winemakers had been getting and that spirits makers and others also wanted.

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