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Dec 2019

Act 2019-2 Plug-In Hybrid and Battery Electric Annual Registration Fee

MEMORANDUM TO: Probate Judges, License Commissioners, Other License Plate Issuing OfficialsSUBJECT: Act 2019-2 Plug-In Hybrid and Battery Electric Annual Registration Fee During the 2019 legislative special session, Act 2019-2 established new annual license taxes and registration fees for battery electric and plug-in hybrid electric motor vehicles in addition to the annual license taxes and registration […]

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Dec 2019

ADOR January Public Hearing Notice

MONTGOMERY, Dec. 23, 2019 — The Alabama Department of Revenue (ADOR) will hold a rule hearing on Jan. 7 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, Jan. 7, 2020 Hearing Location: Room 1203, […]

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Dec 2019

MEMO 2019-009 Title Legislative Updates

MEMORANDUM 2019-009 TO: License Plate Issuing Officials SUBJECT: Title Legislative Updates Legislative Act 2019-238 was signed into law on May 16, 2019, and was effective October 1, 2019. The act amends Sections 32-8-2 and 32-8-34, Code of Ala. 1975, to allow title service providers to become bonded agents for licensed dealers, designated agents and lienholders. […]

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Dec 2019

MEMO 2019-008 Mandatory Liability Insurance Legislative Updates

MEMORANDUM 2019-008 TO: License Plate Issuing OfficialsSUBJECT: Mandatory Liability Insurance Legislative Updates The following changes resulting from Legislative Act 2019-446, are effective Jan. 1, 2020: Elimination of the four (4) month suspension period on 2nd or subsequent MLI violations Reduce lookback period for 2nd and subsequent violations (S2) to three (3) years Reinstatement fees can […]

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Dec 2019

MEMO 2019-007 New License Plate for Issuance Beginning Jan. 1, 2020

MEMORANDUM 2019-007 TO: License Plate Issuing Officials SUBJECT: New License Plate for Issuance Beginning January 1, 2020 The Emergency Medical Services (Act 2019-418) (EMS) distinctive plate will be available for issuance beginning January 1, 2020. The plate has an annual additional fee of $50. Please note personalized and pre-numbered plates may be ordered on the Plate […]

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Nov 2019

Be ADOR’s B.E.S.T. at Free Business Tax Seminar in Auburn on Dec. 12

AUBURN, Nov. 22, 2019 – 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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Nov 2019

Be ADOR’s B.E.S.T. at Free Business Tax Seminar in Hoover on Dec. 10

BIRMINGHAM, Nov. 22, 2019 – 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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Nov 2019

Be ADOR’s B.E.S.T. at Free Business Tax Seminar in Dothan on Dec. 5

DOTHAN, Nov. 21, 2019 – 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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Nov 2019

2019 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 2019 General Summary