26 CFR 48.0-1 - Introduction.

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§ 48.0-1 Introduction.

The regulations in this part 48 are designated “ Manufacturers and Retailers Excise Tax Regulations.” The regulations relate to the excise taxes imposed by chapter 31 and 32 of the Internal Revenue Code. Chapter 31 (relating to retail taxes) imposes tax on certain luxury items, special fuels, fuel used in commercial transportation on inland waterways, and heavy trucks and trailers. Chapter 32 (relating to manufacturers taxes) imposes tax on gas guzzler automobiles, highway-type tires, taxable fuel, aviation fuel, coal, certain vaccines, sporting goods, and taxable medical devices. Although chapter 32 also imposes a tax on firearms, this tax is under the jurisdiction of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms. See part 40 of this chapter for regulations relating to returns, payments, and deposits of taxes imposed by chapters 31 and 32 (other than the tax on firearms imposed by section 4181).

[T.D. 8442, 57 FR 48186, Oct. 22, 1992, as amended by T.D. 8659, 61 FR 10453, Mar. 14, 1996; T.D. 9604, 77 FR 72934, Dec. 7, 2012]

Title 26 published on 05-May-2017 03:22

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 26 CFR Part 48 after this date.

  • 2016-10-20; vol. 81 # 203 - Thursday, October 20, 2016
    1. 81 FR 72561 - Excise Tax; Tractors, Trailers, Trucks, and Tires; Definition of Highway Vehicle; Hearing
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      DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY, Internal Revenue Service
      Notice of a public hearing on notice of proposed rulemaking.
      The public hearing is being held on Monday, November 21, 2016, at 10:00 a.m. The IRS must receive outlines of the topics to be discussed at the public hearing by Monday, November 7, 2016.
      26 CFR Parts 41, 48, and 145