Cigarettes and Tobacco Products

ORS 323.250
Exchanges of information with other governmental units


To promote administrative and regulatory efficiency and compliance with laws regulating or taxing cigarettes, the Department of Revenue may transmit information obtained under ORS 323.005 (Short title) to 323.482 (Offense of unlawful distribution of cigarettes) to the proper officers of governmental units inside and outside Oregon that:


Regulate or tax tobacco products or enforce laws relating to tobacco products; and


Reciprocate in the exchange of relevant information.


Governmental units that receive information pursuant to this section may use or disclose the information solely for the purpose of administering or enforcing laws regulating or taxing tobacco products. [1965 c.525 §63; 2013 c.117 §3]
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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