Beer Institute Releases Domestic Tax Paid Estimate

WASHINGTON, DC – Today the Beer Institute published an unofficial estimate of domestic tax paid by beer brewers:

The November 2013 domestic tax paid estimate is 13,450,000 barrels. November 2012 removals were 13,500,000 (revised) for a decrease of 0.4 percent.

Please note the following monthly revisions from previous releases for 2012 and 2013:

 Month 2012 2013 Percent Change Volume Change
January 13,341,173 13,700,000 2.7% 358,827
February 13,750,782 12,900,000 -6.2% -850,782
March 15,650,416 14,792,000 -5.5% -858,416
April 14,903,136 15,060,000 1.1% 156,864
May 16,916,518 16,320,000 -3.5% -596,518
June 17,029,525 16,600,000 -2.5% -429,525
July 16,464,805 16,200,000 -1.6% -264,805