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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 […]

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Oct 2018

2018 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. Download 2018 General Summary

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Oct 2018

MEMO 2018-009 Quarterly Interest Rate, Effective October 1, 2018

MEMORANDUM 2018-009 TO: Licensing Plate Issuing Officials SUBJECT: Quarterly Interest Rate, Effective October 1, 2018 The interest rate for the calendar quarter beginning October 1, 2018 will remain 5%. In accordance with Section 40-1-44, Code of Alabama 1975, the interest rate must be used to compute interest on any tax or other amount due, other […]

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Sep 2018

Be ADOR’s B.E.S.T. at Free Business Tax Seminar in Mobile on Oct. 11

MOBILE, Sept. 27, 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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Sep 2018

ADOR Public Hearing Notice October Rule Hearings

MONTGOMERY, Sept. 25, 2018 — The Alabama Department of Revenue (ADOR) will hold a rule hearing on Oct. 9 at its central office in Montgomery. Rule actions are needed to comply with recent law changes, new guidelines or procedures. Hearing dates, times and proposed rule actions are detailed below. Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2018 Hearing Location: Room 1203, […]

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Sep 2018

ADOR Announces Launch of Voluntary Disclosure and Nexus Questionnaire Online Portals

MONTGOMERY, Sept. 18, 2018 – The Alabama Department of Revenue is upgrading its Voluntary Disclosure Agreement (VDA) process and nexus questionnaire. The Voluntary Disclosure Program is offered as a service to business taxpayers who want to become compliant with the tax laws of Alabama and limit their exposure for retroactive tax liability and penalties. The […]

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Sep 2018

ADOR Providing Tax Relief to Victims of Hurricane Florence

MONTGOMERY, Sept. 17, 2018 – The Alabama Department of Revenue is offering tax relief to Alabama taxpayers who have been affected by damage caused by Hurricane Florence. 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 […]