27 CFR 25.285 - Refund of beer tax excessively paid.

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§ 25.285 Refund of beer tax excessively paid.
(a) Eligibility. A brewer who, under the provisions of § 25.152, is eligible to pay the reduced rate of tax on beer prescribed by 26 U.S.C. 5051 (a)(2), but who did not pay tax at the reduced rate by return, Form 5000.24, during the calendar year for which the brewer was eligible, may file a claim for refund of tax excessively paid on beer for that year. The brewer shall file the claim for refund to tax on Form 2635 (5620.8) within the period of limitation prescribed in 26 U.S.C. 6511(a). For rules relating to the period of limitation on filing claims, see §§ 70.82 and 70.83.
(b) Calculation of refund. The brewer shall file the claim based on the quantity of beer eligible to be taxpaid at the lower rate of tax, but which was paid at the higher rate of tax, subject to a maximum of 60,000 barrels of beer per calendar year or the limitation as determined in § 25.152(d). The brewer shall exclude from the claim the quantity of beer removed that calendar year on which a credit or refund at the higher rate of tax has been taken.
(c) Information to be furnished. Each claim for refund of tax filed under this section shall include the following information:
(1) Name and address of the brewer.
(2) Quantity of beer covered by the claim as determined in paragraph (b) of this section.
(3) Amount of tax paid in excess.
(4) A statement of the exact number of barrels of beer which the brewer produced during the calendar year.
(5) A statement that the brewer is not a member of a controlled group of brewers (as defined in § 25.152(b)(1) or, if the brewer is a member of a controlled group of brewers, a list of the names and addresses of all the members of the controlled group of brewers and a statement of the combined number of barrels of beer produced by all members of the controlled group in the calendar year.
(6) If the brewer is a member of a controlled group of brewers, a statement of how the 60,000 barrel limitation for the reduced rate of tax is to be apportioned among the members of the controlled group of brewers.
(Act of August 16, 1954, 68A Stat. 791, as amended (26 U.S.C. 6402); sec. 201, Pub. L. 85-859, 72 Stat. 1333, as amended (26 U.S.C. 5051))
[T.D. ATF-224, 51 FR 7673, Mar. 5, 1987, as amended by T.D. ATF-251, 52 FR 19314, May 22, 1987; T.D. ATF-437, 66 FR 5480, Jan. 19, 2001]

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  • 2014-09-30; vol. 79 # 189 - Tuesday, September 30, 2014
    1. 79 FR 58674 - Small Brewers Bond Reduction and Requirement To File Tax Returns, Remit Tax Payments and Submit Reports Quarterly
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      This final rule is effective on January 1, 2015.
      27 CFR Part 25

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United States Code
U.S. Code: Title 19 - CUSTOMS DUTIES
U.S. Code: Title 26 - INTERNAL REVENUE CODE

§ 5002 - Definitions

§ 5051 - Imposition and rate of tax

§ 5052 - Definitions

§ 5053 - Exemptions

§ 5054 - Determination and collection of tax on beer

§ 5056 - Refund and credit of tax, or relief from liability

§ 5061 - Method of collecting tax

§ 5121 - Recordkeeping by wholesale dealers

§ 5122 - Recordkeeping by retail dealers

§ 5123 - Preservation and inspection of records, and entry of premises for inspection

§ 5124 - Registration by dealers

§ 5222 - Production, receipt, removal, and use of distilling materials

§ 5401 - Qualifying documents

§ 5402 - Definitions

§ 5403 - Cross references

§ 5411 - Use of brewery

§ 5412 - Removal of beer in containers or by pipeline

§ 5413 - Brewers procuring beer from other brewers

§ 5414 - Removals from one brewery to another belonging to the same brewer

§ 5415 - Records and returns

§ 5416 - Definitions of package and packaging

§ 5417 - Pilot brewing plants

§ 5551 - General provisions relating to bonds

§ 5552 - Installation of meters, tanks, and other apparatus

§ 5555 - Records, statements, and returns

§ 5556 - Regulations

§ 5671 - Penalty and forfeiture for evasion of beer tax and fraudulent noncompliance with requirements

§ 5673 - Forfeiture for flagrant and willful removal of beer without taxpayment

§ 5684 - Penalties relating to the payment and collection of liquor taxes

§ 6011 - General requirement of return, statement, or list

§ 6061 - Signing of returns and other documents

§ 6065 - Verification of returns

§ 6091 - Place for filing returns or other documents

§ 6109 - Identifying numbers

§ 6151 - Time and place for paying tax shown on returns

§ 6301 - Collection authority

§ 6302 - Mode or time of collection

§ 6311 - Payment of tax by commercially acceptable means

§ 6313 - Fractional parts of a cent

§ 6402 - Authority to make credits or refunds

§ 6651 - Failure to file tax return or to pay tax

§ 6656 - Failure to make deposit of taxes

§ 6676 - Erroneous claim for refund or credit

§ 6806 - Occupational tax stamps

§ 7342 - Penalty for refusal to permit entry or examination

§ 7606 - Entry of premises for examination of taxable objects

§ 7805 - Rules and regulations

U.S. Code: Title 31 - MONEY AND FINANCE

Title 27 published on 2014-04-01

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  • 2014-09-30; vol. 79 # 189 - Tuesday, September 30, 2014
    1. 79 FR 58674 - Small Brewers Bond Reduction and Requirement To File Tax Returns, Remit Tax Payments and Submit Reports Quarterly
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      DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY, Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau
      Final rule; Treasury decision.
      This final rule is effective on January 1, 2015.
      27 CFR Part 25