Notices and Updates

NCDOR Announces Motor Fuels Tax Rate for 2019

The North Carolina excise tax rate for motor fuels and alternative fuels will be 36.2 cents per gallon for the period January 1, 2019 through December 31, 2019.

NCDOR Publishes Withholding Tax Law Changes

The N.C. Department of Revenue has published a notice that covers withholding tax law changes for employers, pension payers, and others that withhold North Carolina income tax.

The important changes for 2018 and 2019 addressed in the notice include:

More Counties Eligible for Hurricane-Related Tax Relief

The N.C. Department of Revenue has published a notice that lists three additional counties that are eligible for hurricane-related tax relief.

Read the notice.

Other counties in North Carolina are currently undergoing damage assessments and may be added as eligible in the future.

NCDOR Now Accepting Public Comment on Rules Classifications

The North Carolina Department of Revenue is accepting public comment on G.S. 150B-21.3A Report for 17 NCAC, Chapter 07, Sales and Use Tax.

Review more information about the rules and the report.

The public comment period concerning the department's initial classifications of these rules begins on Oct. 17 and ends at 5 p.m. on Dec. 20.

Public comments shall be in writing and shall be directed to:

The NCDOR Publishes Form E-505

The N.C. Department of Revenue recently published the 2018 Form E-505, which provides an overview of many changes primarily enacted during the 2018 legislative session to the taxes administered by the Sales and Use Tax Division and changes of interpretation by the Secretary of Revenue.

Review the form.