Laws, Regulations and Annotations
Business Taxes Law Guide – Revision 2023
Motor Vehicle Fuel Tax Law
Revenue and Taxation Code
Division 2. Other Taxes
Part 2. Motor Vehicle Fuel Tax Law
Chapter 5. Determinations and Payments.1
Article 1. Returns, Reports, and Payments
7651. Return. Each supplier shall prepare and file with the board a return in the form as prescribed by the board, which may include, but not be limited to, electronic media showing the total number of gallons of motor vehicle fuel removed, sold, or entered within this state during each calendar month, or that monthly period ended during that calendar month as the board may authorize, the amount of tax due for the month covered by the return, and other information as the board deems necessary for the proper administration of this part. The person shall file the return on or before the last day of the month following the monthly period to which it relates, together with a remittance payable to the Controller for the amount of tax due for that period less whatever amounts may have been paid theretofore for the same period because of returns, prepayment forms, and payments made on a weekly basis. To facilitate the administration of this part, the board may require the filing of the returns for other than monthly periods. Returns shall be authenticated in a form or pursuant to methods as may be prescribed by the board.
History—Stats. 2002, Ch. 459 (AB 1936), deleted "on forms prescribed by the board" after "and file with the board" and added "in the form as prescribed by the board, which may include, but not be limited to, electronic media" after "a return" in the first sentence of, and added the fourth sentence.
1Added by Stats. 2000, Ch. 1053 (AB 2114), operative January 1, 2002.