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Category: Publications


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 […]


Aug 2019

NOTICE All Local Licensing Officials

NOTICE TO: All License Commissioners, Probate Judges, and Other Local LicensingOfficials charged with the registration and collection of sales and use taxeson any automotive vehicle, motorboat, truck trailer, trailer, semitrailer,travel trailer or manufactured home taxed under Code of Alabama 1975,Sections 40-23-101 and 40-23-102 This notice is being issued to provide local officials and taxpayers guidance […]


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. […]


Jul 2019

NOTICE SSUT Amnesty, Class Action Protection, and Clarification of Nontaxable Transactions

NOTICE Act 2019-382 – Simplified Sellers Use Tax Amnesty, Class Action Protection, and Clarification of Nontaxable Transactions Effective June 5, 2019, Act 2019-382 amends §40-23-199, Code of Alabama, 1975, to provide the following: Eligible sellers participating in the Simplified Sellers Use Tax Program shall be granted amnesty for any uncollected simplified sellers use tax that […]


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 […]