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Dec 2021

2021 General Summary

The General Summary of State Taxes is published for the purpose of offering a concise handbook of the revenue sources — taxes or fees — currently available to the State of Alabama. General Summaries from past years can be found here. View the 2021 General Summary


Nov 2021

MEMO 2021-012 Redesigned/New License Plates for January 1, 2022

MEMORANDUM 2021-012 TO: License Plate Issuing OfficialsSUBJECT: Redesigned/New License Plates for January 1, 2022 The Standard Passenger, Spay-Neuter, and Ronald McDonald House Charities license plates have been redesigned. Legislative Act 2021-407 brings back the Alabama Bicentennial plate (redesigned). Plates will be shipped based on the number of current registrations in each county for each plate […]


Nov 2021

MEMO 2021-011 Legislative Acts Effective January 1, 2022

MEMORANDUM 2021-011 TO: License Plate Issuing OfficialsSUBJECT: Legislative Acts Effective January 1, 2022 Legislative Act 2021-407 allows persons with long-term disabilities to obtain a license plate issued under Chapter 6 of Title 32 or Chapter 12 of Title 40, Code of Ala. 1975, which displays the International Symbol of Access. Instead of manufacturing distinctive disability […]


Oct 2021

NOTICE Alabama Annual Tax Account License Renewal

Administrative Rule 810-6-5-.01.01 requires annual renewals of the following tax account licenses: Sales Tax Rental Tax Sellers Use Tax Lodgings Tax Utility Gross Receipts Tax Simplified Sellers Use Tax The renewal process must be completed on an annual basis in order to generate a new tax license for the upcoming year. The business information must […]


Oct 2021

November Public Hearing Notice

MONTGOMERY, Oct. 25, 2021 — The Alabama Department of Revenue (ALDOR) will hold the following rule hearings on Nov. 9 via web conference. To participate in the upcoming web conference public hearing, please contact the Tax Policy and Governmental Affairs Division at taxpolicy@revenue.alabama.gov or 334-242-1380 to obtain the appropriate sign-in information. Rule actions are needed […]


Oct 2021

MEMO 2021-010 New IRP Assigned Renewal Month

MEMORANDUM 2021-010 TO: 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 May and ad valorem taxes for these accounts should be collected through May 31 of […]