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Category: Business & License Tax


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 […]


Jul 2019

NOTICE All Tobacco Wholesalers and Retailers

NOTICE TO: ALL TOBACCO WHOLESALERS AND RETAILERSSUBJECT: MOBILE COUNTY TOBACCO TAXES The Mobile County Commission has decided to self-collect its county tobacco taxes. Therefore, by resolution of the Mobile County Commission in accordance with Alabama Code Section 11-3- 11.2, the Alabama Department of Revenue will no longer administer and collect tobacco taxes for Mobile County. […]


Mar 2019

Notice: Rebuild Alabama Act

Gasoline and Undyed Diesel Fuel Excise Tax Law Changes On March 12, 2019, Governor Kay Ivey signed into law Act 2019-2 also known as the Rebuild Alabama Act which levies an additional excise tax on gasoline and undyed diesel effective September 1, 2019. The changes made regarding the Rebuild Alabama Act are summarized below. Tax […]