Practice Areas: Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms Compliance Representation & Defense

Benjamin L. England & Associates provides representation and counsel to domestic and foreign members of the Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB) regulated community, including alcohol and tobacco manufacturers, importers, and distributors. For both commodities, companies generally must obtain TTB permits in order to market their products. For members of the alcohol community, we also assist companies with obtaining the necessary formulation and ingredient approval, as well as Certificate of Label Approval (COLA).

Tobacco Products

  • Regulatory status review
  • Label review
  • Federal basic permit
  • Local and state licenses
  • Pre-market approval
  • 905(j) substantial equivalence filing

Alcoholic Beverages

  • Regulatory status review
  • Federal basic permit
  • Local and state licenses
  • COLA
  • Formulation, lab analysis and TTB classification
  • Foreign or domestic facility registration
  • U.S. agency appointment