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Category: Memos

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Jun 2019

MEMO 2019-002 New/Redesigned License Plates for Issuance Beginning July 1, 2019

MEMORANDUM 2019-002 TO: Licensing Plate Issuing OfficialsSUBJECT: New/Redesigned License Plates for Issuance Beginning July 1, 2019 The Colon Cancer Awareness, Prostate Cancer Research, Jefferson State Community College, and Thank a Lineman plates have exceeded the minimum required number of pre-commitments and will be available for issuance beginning July 1, 2019. A shipment of plates will […]

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Mar 2019

Deadlines Extended for Motor Vehicle Registrations in Lee, Macon, Bullock Counties

MONTGOMERY, March 7, 2019 – The deadline to renew March 2019 motor vehicle registrations and pay property tax on vehicles has been extended through April 15 for Lee, Macon and Bullock counties, which were affected by the severe weather noted in the State of Emergency Declaration proclaimed by the Governor on March 4. This extension […]

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Feb 2019

Deadlines Extended for Motor Vehicle Registrations in Cherokee, Jackson Counties

MONTGOMERY, Feb. 28, 2019 – The deadline to renew February 2019 motor vehicle registrations and pay property tax on vehicles has been extended through March 15 for Cherokee and Jackson counties, which were affected by the severe weather noted in the State of Emergency Declaration proclaimed by the Governor on Feb. 23. This extension applies […]

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Feb 2019

MEMO 2019-001 Delinquent Registration Penalty for Motor Vehicles

MEMORANDUM 2019-001 TO: Licensing Plate Issuing OfficialsSUBJECT: Delinquent Registration Penalty for Motor Vehicles It was recently brought to the attention of the Motor Vehicle Division, that licensing officials may be relying on a previous Division memorandum (2006-4) that provides for the assessment of penalties for the delinquent registration of trailers in accordance with Section 40-12-10(e), […]

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Jan 2019

MEMO Business Privilege Licenses

MEMORANDUM TO: All County Business Privilege License OfficesFROM: Severance & License Section, Business & License Tax DivisionSUBJECT: Business Privilege Licenses The purpose of this memo is to provide important information to the county business privilege license offices about licenses and reporting requirements. The following are some problem areas that need addressing: CODE SECTIONS • Some […]

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Dec 2018

MEMO 2018-12 Legislative Updates and New/Redesigned Distinctive License Plates for Issuance Beginning January 1, 2019

MEMORANDUM 2018-12 TO: License Plate Issuing OfficialsSUBJECT: Legislative Updates and New/Redesigned Distinctive License Plates for Issuance Beginning January 1, 2019 The University of Alabama at Birmingham license plates have been redesigned and will be available for issuance beginning January 1, 2019. A shipment of plates has been ordered for each licensing office based on the […]

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Oct 2018

MEMO 2018-11 New IRP Assigned Renewal Month

MEMORANDUM 2018-11 TO: License Plate Issuing Officials SUBJECT: 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 January and ad valorem taxes for these accounts should be collected through January 31st […]

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Oct 2018

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

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, hereby declare that because there is a state of emergency resulting from Hurricane Michael, it is necessary to assist and expedite all efforts of relief.  In order to accommodate this need and […]

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Oct 2018

EXECUTIVE ORDER – Temporary Suspension of IRP and IFTA Requirements for Vehicles Engaged in Disaster Relief Efforts (Hurricane Michael)

ORDER OF THE COMMISSIONER OF REVENUE 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, hereby declare that because there is a state of emergency resulting from Hurricane Michael, it is necessary to assist and expedite all efforts of relief.  In […]

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Oct 2018

MEMO 2018-010 Redesigned License Plate for Issuance Beginning November 1, 2018

MEMORANDUM 2018-010 TO: License Plate Issuing Officials SUBJECT: Redesigned License Plate for Issuance Beginning November 1, 2018 The University of South Alabama license plate has been redesigned and will be available for issuance beginning November 1, 2018.  A shipment of plates will be ordered for each county based on the number of current registrations.  Please note […]