Support Your Industry
FICA Tax Tip Fairness
Beauty businesses have been subject to unfair disparities in the tax code for decades by not getting the same FICA Tax Tip Credit as restaurants.
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Download Advocate Toolkit
These resources will guide you in communicating to legislators about bills that could deregulate the industry.
- Your Safety First: How the regulation of our industry protects the client
- Ladders of Engagement: Opportunities for advocacy in the pro beauty industry
- Deregulation 101: Learn the basics of deregulation legislation
- Communicating with Elected Officials: How to effectively advocate for your industry.
Other ways to get involved
Texture Education Collective
The Texture Education Collective™ is working together to influence cosmetology curriculums to be inclusive of all hair textures and all hair types.
Register to Vote
Register to vote, check your registration, find your candidates, and more with the PBA Voter Registration Center. You have a voice – use it!
PBA Issue Advocacy Fund
The PBA Issue Advocacy Fund (IAF) is supported by contributions from those who work within and are associated with the professional beauty industry.
Protect Your Industry
Our members power our Advocacy campaigns to help elevate and protect our professional industry from deregulation. Join today and support our Government Affairs team to help them continue their essential work.