Laws, Regulations & Annotations
Business Taxes Law Guide – Revision 2021
Alcoholic Beverage Tax Regulations
Title 18 of the California Code of Regulations
Article 8. Exports and Sales for Export
Regulation 2570. Relief from Liability.
Reference: Section 32257, Revenue and Taxation Code.
A person may be relieved from the liability for the payment of the alcoholic beverage taxes, including any penalties and interest added to those taxes, when that liability resulted from the failure to make a timely return or a payment and such failure was found by the board to be due to reasonable reliance on written advice given by the board as described in California Code of Regulations, Title 18, Section 4902.
History—Adopted November 13, 2002, effective March 6, 2003.
Amended February 5, 2003, effective May 28, 2003. The underscored citation indicates an electronic hyperlink to the cite. Common administrative provisions for special taxes programs have been consolidated in Chapter 9.9 Special Taxes Administration. Requirements for relief from liability can be found at the referenced cite.