Register now for the ASA World Summit Conference and Open Board Meeting, Oct. 6-7 at the Music City Center in downtown Nashville, for just $79. This Friday and Saturday event will focus on the most critical issues facing your business and our industry. Market leaders will attend meetings to discuss the state of the tanning … Continue reading Nashville Event Registration Now Open
The withdrawal of the healthcare reform bill that would have repealed the tan tax was a disappointment to the ASA and the entire industry, however the ASA remains committed to the repeal effort and cautiously optimistic about the likelihood of the completion of the repeal in the near future. Despite the initial setback for comprehensive … Continue reading Three Paths to the Repeal of the Tan Tax
After weeks of debate, the U.S. House of Representatives just passed the repeal of the 10% Tan Tax as part of the American Health Care Act of 2017, the replacement of Obamacare. In this House version the Tan Tax will be repealed effective December 31, 2017. This vote is very encouraging but only the first step in the … Continue reading A Victory for the Tanning Industry!
The new federal government administration has instilled great hope in our industry and opened the door for the degree of political change that the American Suntanning Association has been working toward for the last four years. Now is the time for our industry to stand united and maximize our opportunity to set our businesses up … Continue reading Building a Future for Indoor Tanning
10% tax has devastated an industry, resulting in the closure of nearly 10,000 small businesses and loss of 100,000 jobs since 2010 WASHINGTON, DC (March 8, 2017) – The American Suntanning Association (ASA) today endorsed action taken by Congress to repeal the 10% federal excise tax on indoor tanning. The repeal is included in the … Continue reading American Suntanning Association Applauds Congressional Repeal of Failed “Tan Tax”