Taxpayment or destruction of spirits.
(a) Taxpayment of spirits.
The proprietor who wants to taxpay spirits shall follow the prepayment of tax procedures of § 19.233 of this chapter.
(b) Destruction of spirits.
The proprietor who wants to destroy spirits shall file an application with the appropriate TTB officer stating the quantity of spirits, the proposed date and method of destruction, and the reason for destruction. Spirits may not be destroyed prior to approval by the appropriate TTB officer.
(Sec. 201, Pub. L. 85-859, 72 Stat. 1382, as amended (
26 U.S.C. 5373
(Approved by the Office of Management and Budget under control number 1512-0292)
[T.D. ATF-299, 55 FR 24989, June 19, 1990, as amended by T.D. ATF-409, 64 FR 13684, Mar. 22, 1999; T.D. TTB-92, 76 FR 9171, Feb. 16, 2011]