Cigarettes and Tobacco Products

ORS 323.230
Examination of records by department

  • supplemental reports
  • rules

The Department of Revenue or its authorized representative, upon oral or written demand, may make such examinations of the books, papers, records and equipment of persons dealing in, transporting, or storing cigarettes and such other investigations as it may deem necessary in carrying out the provisions of ORS 323.005 (Short title) to 323.482 (Offense of unlawful distribution of cigarettes). In addition to any other reports required under ORS 323.005 (Short title) to 323.482 (Offense of unlawful distribution of cigarettes), the department may, by rule or otherwise, require additional, other, or supplemental reports from distributors, dealers, transporters, common and private carriers, warehouse operators, bailees and other persons and prescribe the form, including verification, of the information to be given and the times for filing of such additional, other or supplemental reports. [1965 c.525 §59; 2011 c.83 §23]
Chapter 323

Notes of Decisions

This chapter was not intended to impose a tax on cigarettes sold by an Oregon distributor, to be shipped out of state and sold out of state to ultimate consumers for use out of state. Carter & Son v. Dept. of Rev., 5 OTR 379 (1974)


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