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Jim McCoy

Navigating the thousands of pages of federal regulations required to operate a distillery can be quite a daunting task. It often takes decades of experience to understand the system. If the codes have you stumped, ask Jim.


Jim McCoy is Managing Consultant for J. McCoy Alcohol & Tobacco Compliance Consultants LLC in Cincinnati, OH. Jim McCoy retired in 2010 after serving 32 years with TTB and its predecessor, ATF. He started as a field Inspector and concluded his service at the TTB National Revenue Center in Cincinnati, Ohio. Jim's experiences over the years built a broad knowledge of the Federal laws and regulations affecting the alcohol and tobacco industries. His consulting firm was formed to assist regulated industry members comply with permit, operations, tax and product regulations administered by TTB and State regulators.