Tax reform, estate tax, sales tax, & other tax-related issues.
Employee/employer relations, National Labor Relations Board, Department of Labor.
Affordable Care Act
SNAP, WIC, food safety & more.
Nutrition labeling, Country of Origin labeling, Meat Department labeling.
Resources on coupons, food recalls, PCI/Data Security & more.
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Campaign to Preserve Competition, Consumer Choice, and a Democratic Workplace
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Take Action on Important Industry Issues
Original research, consumer trends, and benchmarking reports related to the independent grocer.
Providing online learning resources for independent grocers with more than 85 industry-specific online courses.
Keeping you up-to-date on important industry topics.
Providing the opportunity for targeted groups to problem solve, idea swap, and help non-competing industry partners.
Serving the industry through sharing information, education, and research to NGA members and the industry.
Advancing a collaborative agenda of industry focused academics and research.
NGA provides the latest education and research to help independent retailers increase profits and grow their operations. Here members will find the information and resources needed to make timely and accurate business decisions in today’s marketplace.
Many pro-growth tax provisions have allowed independent grocers to hire more workers, invest in new equipment, and open new stores. The following tax extenders were renewed in late 2014, but only apply to the 2014 tax year. We expect Congress to consider an extenders package again during 2015.
The following tax extenders are important to the independent supermarket industry:
Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC)
More information on the Work Opportunity Tax Credit
New Markets Tax Credit (NMTC)
More information on the New Markets Tax Credit Program
15-Year Straight-Line Cost Recovery for Qualified Leasehold Improvements Bonus Depreciation
Section 179 Deduction
Charitable Deduction for Contributions of Food Inventory
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