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Category: Business & License Tax


Feb 2020

NOTICE Fayette County Tobacco Tax

NOTICE TO: All Tobacco Wholesalers Filing State-Administered County Tobacco TaxesSUBJECT: Fayette County Tobacco Tax According to Act No. 89-229 and by resolution adopted by the Fayette County Commission, the Alabama Department of Revenue has been designated as the agency to collect Fayette County tobacco taxes. The Alabama Department of Revenue is authorized to promulgate and […]


Oct 2019

NOTICE Electronic Filing of the Storage Tank Trust Fund Joint Petition for Refund

NOTICE All Cargo Tank Permit Holders – Electronic Filing of the Storage Tank Trust Fund Joint Petition for Refund The Department of Revenue is pleased to begin offering electronic filing of the Storage Tank Trust Fund (STTF) Joint Petition for Refund Form effective immediately. For your convenience, enclosed is a copy of the new refund […]


Sep 2019

MEMO Revised Interest Chart – Effective October 1, 2019

MEMORANDUM TO: County Probate Judges, County License Commissioners, License Inspectors, Other License Issuing OfficialsSUBJECT: Revised Interest Chart – Effective October 1, 2019 Attached is the updated interest rate chart as required by Section 40-1-44, Code of Alabama, 1975. Per the Internal Revenue Service, the interest rate remains at 5 percent for the upcoming license year. […]


Aug 2019

EXECUTIVE ORDER – Temporary Suspension of Alabama Terminal Excise Tax Requirements (Hurricane Dorian)

I, Vernon Barnett, Commissioner of the Alabama Department of Revenue, pursuant to the power granted to me under §40-2-11, Code of Alabama 1975, and Act 2019-164, Ala. Acts 2019, hereby declare that because there is a state of emergency resulting from Hurricane Dorian, it is necessary to assist and expedite all efforts of relief. In […]


Aug 2019

NOTICE Paper Refund Petitions Required for All Quarterly Gasoline and/or Diesel Fuel Excise Tax Refund Petitions for July, August, and September 2019

Effective September 1, 2019, the gasoline and diesel fuel excise tax rates will increase by $.06 per gallon in accordance with Act 2019-2. Since this tax rate increase is not in effect for the full quarter, all quarterly refunds will have to be filed manually for the third quarter of 2019. Taxpayers are required to […]