26 U.S. Code § 6715 - Dyed fuel sold for use or used in taxable use, etc.
In determining the penalty under subsection (a) on any person, paragraph (1) shall be applied by increasing the amount in paragraph (1)(A) by the product of such amount and the number of prior penalties (if any) imposed by this section on such person (or a related person or any predecessor of such person or related person).
The term “dyed fuel” means any dyed diesel fuel or kerosene, whether or not the fuel was dyed pursuant to section 4082.
The term “nontaxable use” has the meaning given such term by section 4082(b).
The date of the enactment of this subsection, referred to in subsec. (e), is the date of enactment of Pub. L. 108–357, which was approved Oct. 22, 2004.
2004—Subsec. (a)(2). Pub. L. 108–357, § 856(a), which directed amendment of par. (2) by striking “or”, was executed by striking “or” at the end.
Subsec. (a)(3). Pub. L. 108–357, § 856(b), substituted “alters, chemically or otherwise, or attempts to so alter,” for “alters, or attempts to alter,”.
Pub. L. 108–357, § 856(a), inserted “or” at end.
Subsec. (a)(4). Pub. L. 108–357, § 856(a), added par. (4).
Subsec. (e). Pub. L. 108–357, § 855(a), added subsec. (e).
1997—Subsec. (c)(1). Pub. L. 105–34 inserted “or kerosene” after “diesel fuel”.
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