Skip to Content

Rule

Kerosene Tax; Aviation Fuel Tax; Taxable Fuel Measurement and Reporting; Tax on Heavy Trucks and Trailers; Highway Vehicle Use Tax; Correction

Document Details

Information about this document as published in the Federal Register.

Published Document

This document has been published in the Federal Register. Use the PDF linked in the document sidebar for the official electronic format.

Start Preamble

AGENCY:

Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury.

ACTION:

Correcting amendment.

SUMMARY:

This document contains corrections to Treasury Decision 8879, which was published in the Federal Register on Friday, March 31, 2000 (65 FR 17149). The corrections relate to the kerosene excise tax.

DATES:

These corrections are effective March 31, 2000.

Start Further Info

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:

Frank Boland, (202) 622-3130 (not a toll-free number).

End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Background

The final regulations that are the subject of these corrections are under sections 4101 and 6427 of the Internal Revenue Code.

Need for Correction

As published, TD 8879 contains errors that may prove to be misleading and are in need of clarification.

Start List of Subjects

List of Subjects in 26 CFR Part 48

End List of Subjects

Correction of Publication

Start Amendment Part

Accordingly,

End Amendment Part Start Part

PART 48—MANUFACTURERS AND RETAILERS EXCISE TAXES

End Part Start Amendment Part

End Amendment Part Start Authority

Authority: 26 U.S.C. 7805 * * *

End Authority Start Amendment Part

End Amendment Part Start Amendment Part

1. Redesignating paragraphs (c)(1)(v) and (c)(1)(vi) as paragraphs (c)(1)(vi) and (c)(1)(vii), respectively;

End Amendment Part Start Amendment Part

2. Adding paragraph (c)(1)(v);

End Amendment Part Start Amendment Part

3. Removing the language “(c)(1)(vi)” from paragraph (l)(2) and adding the language “(c)(1)(vii)” in its place. The addition reads as follows:

End Amendment Part
Start Printed Page 26489
Taxable fuel; registration.
* * * * *

(c) * * * (1) * * *

(v) A refiner;

* * * * *
[Removed]
Start Amendment Part

End Amendment Part Start Amendment Part

End Amendment Part
Kerosene; claims by registered ultimate vendors (blending).
* * * * *

(e) * * *

(2) * * *

(iii) Model certificate.

CERTIFICATE OF BUYER FOR PRODUCTION OF A COLD WEATHER BLEND (To support vendor's claim for a credit or payment under section 6427 of the Internal Revenue Code.)

_____(Buyer) certifies the following under penalties of perjury:

Name of buyer

The kerosene to which this certificate applies will be used by Buyer to produce a blend of kerosene and diesel fuel in an area described in a declaration of extreme cold and the blend will be sold for use or used for heating purposes.

This certificate applies to __ percent of Buyer's purchase from _____ (name, address, and employer identification number of seller) on invoice or delivery ticket number __.

If Buyer violates the terms of this certificate, the Internal Revenue Service may withdraw Buyer's right to provide a certificate.

Buyer has not been notified by the Internal Revenue Service that its right to provide a certificate has been withdrawn.

Buyer understands that the fraudulent use of this certificate may subject Buyer and all parties making such fraudulent use of this certificate to a fine or imprisonment, or both, together with the costs of prosecution.

_____________________

Printed or typed name of person signing.

_____________________

Title of person signing

_____________________

Employer identification number

_____________________

Address of Buyer

_____________________

Signature and date signed

* * * * *
Start Signature

Cynthia E. Grigsby,

Chief, Regulations Unit, Assistant Chief Counsel (Corporate).

End Signature End Supplemental Information

[FR Doc. 00-11469 Filed 5-5-00; 8:45 am]

BILLING CODE 4830-01-P