Content about Value added tax

July 2, 2012

A proposed 1% additional sales tax on selected lumber products that was part of Governor Jerry Brown’s attempt to close a state budget gap has been dropped, much to the relief of California LBM dealers. The tax pitted retail lumber sellers against lumber producers by shifting fees the timber industry currently pays to its customers.

August 31, 2011

Gaithersburg, Md.-based TW Perry, a pro dealer celebrating its 100th anniversary in 2011, was selected as the Home Channel News Pro Dealer of the Year.

The company will be recognized during a special awards dinner during the 2011 ProDealer Industry Summit held in San Antonio Oct. 26 to 28.  The summit is hosted jointly by the National Lumber & Building Material Dealers Association (NLBMDA) and Home Channel News.

December 5, 2010

The following letters were a response to an article about the National Commission on Fiscal...

September 5, 2010

Forces armed with common sense appear to be making a courageous stand against a provision...

September 5, 2010

Is the customer always right?...

March 2, 2008

On April 1, lumberyard owners and executives from around the country will gather in Washington,...

August 26, 2007

It’s always been hard to ignore Home Depot, even for pro dealers who feel insulated...