DOL PROPOSES CHANGE TO 80/20 TIP CREDIT RULES

Under the proposed clarification, restaurants could only take advantage of the tip credit when workers do tasks that are part of their tipped occupation. Source: https://www.restaurantbusinessonline.com/ By Heather Lalley June 21, 2021 The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) on Monday announced a proposed change to the tip credit which would limit the amount of non-tip…

ILBA INFORMATIONAL UPDATE May 7, 2021

Bridge Phase starts May 14th and Pritzker sets fully open Phase 5 goal for June 11: This allows a wide range of businesses to increase capacity limits to 60%. Go the link below for all the details. https://coronavirus.illinois.gov/s/bridge-phase Taverns Face Long Road Back: https://ablusa.org/bars-taverns-face-long-road-back-from-pandemic-damage/ Raise Glasses Not Taxes Campaign: The General Assembly is in session…

2021 National Tavern Month Raffle winning ticket numbers

The National Tavern Month Raffle is a fundraiser for the not-for-profit Illinois Licensed Beverage Association (ILBA), a business trade association dedicated to the betterment of the Illinois Retail Liquor Industry.  All proceeds are used to fund the operations and programs of the ILBA. Ticket numbers are determined by the Illinois Lottery Evening Pic 4 numbers.…