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Oct 2018

NOTICE Marshall County and St. Clair County Tobacco Revenue Stamps

NOTICE TO: All Tobacco Wholesalers Filing State-Administered County Tobacco Taxes SUBJECT: Marshall County and St. Clair County Tobacco Revenue Stamps Effective Nov. 1, 2018, cigarette tax must be collected by affixing the appropriate Marshall or St. Clair County tobacco revenue stamp to all cigarette packages sold within these counties. Please submit your order for the […]

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Oct 2018

ADOR Providing Tax Relief to Victims of Hurricane Michael

MONTGOMERY, Oct. 12, 2018 – The Alabama Department of Revenue is offering tax relief to Alabama taxpayers who have been affected by damage caused by Hurricane Michael. The tax relief measures will mirror IRS measures in the same declared disaster areas. “Our thoughts and good wishes continue to be with the millions of people who […]

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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

ADOR Offering Relief to Corporate Taxpayers Affected by Federal Tax Reform

MONTGOMERY, Oct. 10, 2018 – The Alabama Department of Revenue is providing relief from late-filing penalties for certain corporate taxpayers who are encountering difficulties meeting October state filing deadlines while trying to also file their federal returns by the new October federal deadline. Adding to this challenge is the complexity surrounding federal tax reform 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 […]

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Oct 2018

Be ADOR’s B.E.S.T. at Free Business Tax Seminar in Montgomery on Oct. 18

MONTGOMERY, Oct. 4, 2018 – State tax obligations for business owners – licenses, sales tax, property tax, withholding, etc. – are a lot to be responsible for. To help Alabama business owners better understand and master these requirements, the Alabama Department of Revenue (ADOR) invites business owners to ADOR’s free Business Essentials for State Taxpayers […]

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Oct 2018

Be ADOR’s B.E.S.T. at Free Business Tax Seminar in Huntsville on Oct. 16

HUNTSVILLE, Oct. 2, 2018 – State tax obligations for business owners – licenses, sales tax, property tax, withholding, etc. – are a lot to be responsible for. To help Alabama business owners better understand and master these requirements, the Alabama Department of Revenue (ADOR) invites business owners to ADOR’s free Business Essentials for State Taxpayers […]

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Oct 2018

OPPAL Ready for Personal Property Returns Through Jan. 31

MONTGOMERY, Oct. 2, 2018 – The Optional Personal Property Assessment Link (OPPAL) Web portal opened on Oct. 1 to accept business personal property tax returns through Jan. 31, 2019. OPPAL is an optional, free, reporting-only portal that provides a more efficient way for Alabama businesses to report equipment, tools, machinery and other business personal property […]