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Category: Memos

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Oct 2020

MEMO 2020-007 New IRP Assigned Renewal Month

MEMORANDUM 2020-007TO: License Plate Issuing OfficialsSUBJECT: New IRP Assigned Renewal Month In order to ensure that International Registration Plan (IRP) registrations are evenly staggered throughout the registration year, all NEW IRP accounts will be assigned the renewal month of February and ad valorem taxes for these accounts should be collected through February 28 of each year. Ad […]

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Oct 2020

MEMO 2020-006 Dealer License and Tag Changes

MEMORANDUM 2020-006TO: Licensing OfficialsSUBJECT: Dealer License and Tag Changes Last year the Alabama Legislature adopted a comprehensive bill (Act 2019-244) to update the laws impacting dealer licensing, dealer tags and other related issues. The provisions were based on recommendations by the Alabama Task Force to Combat Curbstoning to help eliminate the illegal sales of motor vehicles by unlicensed […]

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Sep 2020

MEMO Revised Interest Chart Effective Oct. 1

MEMORANDUM TO: County Probate JudgesCounty License CommissionersLicense InspectorsOther License Issuing Officials SUBJECT: Revised Interest Chart – Effective October 1, 2020 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 will remain at 3 percent for the upcoming fiscal year. Please […]

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Jul 2020

MEMO 2020-005 New/Redesigned License Plates for Issuance Beginning Sept. 1, 2020

MEMORANDUM 2020-005TO: License Plate Issuing OfficialsSUBJECT: New/Redesigned License Plates for Issuance Beginning Sept. 1, 2020 Beginning September 1, 2020, there will be a new distinctive license plate for GYN Cancer Awareness. A shipment of plates was ordered for each county based on the pre commitment report numbers for each county. Please note personalized and pre-numbered […]

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Jul 2020

MEMO 2020-004 MLI System Updates

MEMORANDUM 2020-004TO: License Plate Issuing OfficialsSUBJECT: MLI System Updates The following updates were recently made to the Mandatory Liability Insurance (MLI) system. The MLI manual (available on the MVTRIP dashboard under the Mandatory Liability Insurance bar) will also be updated to reflect the new system changes. An option was added to address cases where the […]

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Jun 2020

MEMO State Boards and Agencies that Regulate Licensing of Businesses or Occupations

MEMORANDUM TO: Municipal License Officers, Alabama League of MunicipalitiesSUBJECT: State Boards and Agencies that Regulate Licensing of Businesses or Occupations In accordance with Section 11-51-193, Code of Alabama 1975, the Department of Revenue is required to compose a list of all state boards and agencies that regulate licensing of businesses or occupations and provide the […]

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Jun 2020

MEMO 2020-003 MLI System Update

MEMORANDUM 2020-003TO: License Plate Issuing OfficialsSUBJECT: MLI System Update The updated Mandatory Liability Insurance (MLI) system will be live on June 23, 2020. The system has been updated to address the new registration revocation and plate surrender process. The updates were also made to the public registrant response system. MLI Reinstatement Reports will now be […]

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Jun 2020

MEMO Revised Interest Chart – Effective July 1, 2020

MEMORANDUM TO: County Probate Judges, County License Commissioners, License Inspectors, Other License Issuing OfficialsSUBJECT: Revised Interest Chart – Effective July 1, 2020 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 decreases to 3 percent for the fourth quarter of […]

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Apr 2020

MEMO 2020-002 New/Redesigned License Plates for Issuance Beginning May 1, 2020

MEMORANDUM 2020-002TO: License Plate Issuing OfficialsSUBJECT: New/Redesigned License Plates for Issuance Beginning May 1, 2020 Beginning May 1, 2020, there will be a new distinctive license plate for Wallace State Community College. Please know that only Cullman County will receive a shipment of these plates since this is the location of the community college that […]

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Mar 2020

MEMO 2020-001 New/Redesigned License Plates for Issuance Beginning April 1, 2020

MEMORANDUM 2020-001 TO: License Plate Issuing OfficialsSUBJECT: New/Redesigned License Plates for Issuance Beginning April 1, 2020 The Louisiana State University plate has exceeded the minimum required number of pre-commitments and will be available for issuance beginning April 1, 2020. A shipment of plates will be ordered for each county based on the number of pre-commitments. Please note […]