Take Action Section 301 Tariff Proposal: A Tax On Consumers
The United States Trade Representative (USTR) has released a list of $300 billion in Chinese products that will be subject to additional 25 percent tariffs. This is the fourth action taken by the USTR under the Section 301 investigation.
This latest list encompasses all remaining products imported from China that do not currently receive additional Section 301 tariffs.
Tariffs are taxes on American consumers. Please contact your elected officials and urge them to oppose this harmful tariff announcement.
Take Action Support The Promotional Products Industry
The promotional products industry plays an important role in the U.S. economy, comprised primarily of small business owners. Sharing the importance of the promotional products industry helps ensure that our message about this useful and dynamic industry is protected.
Take Action Global Value Chains and the Promotional Products Industry
The promotional products industry relies on global supply chains. Although most promotional products are manufactured overseas, once in the U.S., these products are decorated by U.S. workers. They are sold by U.S. workers. They are used to promote U.S. goods and services.
Global value chains operate more broadly than supply chains. Global value chains encompass the full range of activities that firms and workers are involved in to bring a product or service from its conception to its end use and beyond. The shift among many globally competitive companies to focus on core competencies and outsource other activities has led to the creation of global value chains that cross professional and national boundaries.
Indeed, the promotional products industry contributes significant economic benefit throughout the U.S. economy. In doing so, this industry also contributes to a vibrant and diverse eco-system of international coalitions that serve the United States well.
Write your member of Congress to educate them about the benefits of global value chains.
Take Action Preserve Deductibility of Advertising Expenditures
Help to educate your elected officials on the importance deductibility of advertising expenditures are too small and growing businesses and it's impact to the promotional products industry.
Take Action Independent Contractors and the Promotional Products Industry
Independent Contractors play a vital role in the promotional products industry. Write your member of congress to preserve the Independent Contractor designation and preserve Section 530 of the Revenue Act.
Take Action Make A Call
This link gives you the opportunity to share with your elected officials the issues that matter most to the promotional products industry. Today, your elected official is just a phone call away for you to share the importance of these issues.