Pennsylvania Restaurant and Lodging Association

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Pa. Lawmakers Consider Ban On Credit Card Tip Fees

Legislation that would have the rest of the state follow Philadelphia’s lead and prevent employers from deducting fees from workers’ tips that are charged to credit cards is getting a serious look in Harrisburg.


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IRS Crackdown Has Some Restaurants Re-Thinking Automatic Tipping

Then restaurants require customers to tip, they will also be required to pay the taxes on that service charge and complete all the paperwork that that entails as well.



Thieves Hot For Cooking Oil

Vegetable oils and animal fats can be turned into Biodiesel fuel and restaurants in Philadelphia and the suburbs are cashing in getting a dollar plus per gallon for the used oil.