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2012 1040 Tax Form

2012 1040 tax form 3. 2012 1040 tax form   Environmental Taxes Table of Contents Oil Spill Liability Tax ODCs Imported Taxable Products Floor Stocks Tax Environmental taxes are imposed on crude oil and petroleum products (oil spill liability), the sale or use of ozone-depleting chemicals (ODCs), and imported products containing or manufactured with ODCs. 2012 1040 tax form In addition, a floor stocks tax is imposed on ODCs held on January 1 by any person (other than the manufacturer or importer of the ODCs) for sale or for use in further manufacture. 2012 1040 tax form Figure the environmental tax on Form 6627. 2012 1040 tax form Enter the tax on the appropriate lines of Form 720 and attach Form 6627 to Form 720. 2012 1040 tax form For environmental tax purposes, United States includes the 50 states, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, any possession of the United States, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands, the continental shelf areas (applying the principles of section 638), and foreign trade zones. 2012 1040 tax form No one is exempt from the environmental taxes, including the federal government, state and local governments, Indian tribal governments, and nonprofit educational organizations. 2012 1040 tax form Oil Spill Liability Tax The oil spill liability tax is reported on Form 6627, Environmental Taxes, and Form 720, Quarterly Federal Excise Tax Return (IRS Nos. 2012 1040 tax form 18 and 21). 2012 1040 tax form The oil spill liability tax rate is $. 2012 1040 tax form 08 per barrel and generally applies to crude oil received at a U. 2012 1040 tax form S. 2012 1040 tax form refinery and to petroleum products entered into the United States for consumption, use, or warehousing. 2012 1040 tax form The tax also applies to certain uses and the exportation of domestic crude oil. 2012 1040 tax form Crude oil includes crude oil condensates and natural gasoline. 2012 1040 tax form Petroleum products include crude oil, refined and residual oil, and other liquid hydrocarbon refinery products. 2012 1040 tax form Crude oil. 2012 1040 tax form   Tax is imposed on crude oil when it is received at a United Sates refinery. 2012 1040 tax form The operator of the refinery is liable for the tax. 2012 1040 tax form   Tax is imposed on domestic crude oil used or exported before it is received at a United States refinery. 2012 1040 tax form However, the use of crude oil for extracting oil or natural gas on the premises where such crude oil was produced is not taxable. 2012 1040 tax form The user or exporter is liable for the tax. 2012 1040 tax form Imported petroleum products. 2012 1040 tax form   Tax is imposed on petroleum products when they enter the United States for consumption, use, or warehousing. 2012 1040 tax form The person entering the petroleum product into the country is liable for the tax, including the tax on imported crude oil, even if it is subsequently received at a U. 2012 1040 tax form S. 2012 1040 tax form refinery. 2012 1040 tax form   Tax is imposed only once on any imported petroleum product. 2012 1040 tax form Thus, the operator of a U. 2012 1040 tax form S. 2012 1040 tax form refinery that receives imported crude oil must establish that the petroleum tax has already been imposed on such crude oil in order not to be liable for the tax. 2012 1040 tax form ODCs For a list of the taxable ODCs and tax rates, see the Form 6627 instructions. 2012 1040 tax form Taxable event. 2012 1040 tax form   Tax is imposed on an ODC when it is first used or sold by its manufacturer or importer. 2012 1040 tax form The manufacturer or importer is liable for the tax. 2012 1040 tax form Use of ODCs. 2012 1040 tax form   You use an ODC if you put it into service in a trade or business or for the production of income. 2012 1040 tax form Also, an ODC is used if you use it in the making of an article, including incorporation into the article, chemical transformation, or release into the air. 2012 1040 tax form The loss, destruction, packaging, repackaging, or warehousing of ODCs is not a use of the ODC. 2012 1040 tax form   The creation of a mixture containing an ODC is treated as a taxable use of the ODC contained in the mixture. 2012 1040 tax form An ODC is contained in a mixture only if the chemical identity of the ODC is not changed. 2012 1040 tax form Generally, tax is imposed when the mixture is created and not on its sale or use. 2012 1040 tax form However, you can choose to have the tax imposed on its sale or use by checking the appropriate box on Form 6627. 2012 1040 tax form You can revoke this choice only with IRS consent. 2012 1040 tax form   The creation of a mixture for export or for use as a feedstock is not a taxable use of the ODCs contained in the mixture. 2012 1040 tax form Exceptions. 2012 1040 tax form   The following may be exempt from the tax on ODCs. 2012 1040 tax form Metered-dose inhalers. 2012 1040 tax form Recycled ODCs. 2012 1040 tax form Exported ODCs. 2012 1040 tax form ODCs used as feedstock. 2012 1040 tax form Metered-dose inhalers. 2012 1040 tax form   There is no tax on ODCs used or sold for use as propellants in metered-dose inhalers. 2012 1040 tax form For a sale to be nontaxable, you must obtain from the purchaser an exemption certificate that you rely on in good faith. 2012 1040 tax form The certificate must be in substantially the form as the sample certificate set forth in Regulations section 52. 2012 1040 tax form 4682-2(d)(5). 2012 1040 tax form The certificate may be included as part of the sales documentation. 2012 1040 tax form Keep the certificate with your records. 2012 1040 tax form Recycled ODCs. 2012 1040 tax form   There is no tax on any ODC diverted or recovered in the United States as part of a recycling process (and not as part of the original manufacturing or production process). 2012 1040 tax form There is no tax on recycled Halon-1301 or recycled Halon-2402 imported from a country that has signed the Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer (Montreal Protocol). 2012 1040 tax form   The Montreal Protocol is administered by the United Nations (U. 2012 1040 tax form N. 2012 1040 tax form ). 2012 1040 tax form To determine if a country has signed the Montreal Protocol, contact the U. 2012 1040 tax form N. 2012 1040 tax form The website is untreaty. 2012 1040 tax form un. 2012 1040 tax form org. 2012 1040 tax form Exported ODCs. 2012 1040 tax form   Generally, there is no tax on ODCs sold for export if certain requirements are met. 2012 1040 tax form For a sale to be nontaxable, you and the purchaser must be registered. 2012 1040 tax form See Form 637, Application for Registration (for Certain Excise Tax Activities). 2012 1040 tax form Also, you must obtain from the purchaser an exemption certificate that you rely on in good faith. 2012 1040 tax form Keep the certificate with your records. 2012 1040 tax form The certificate must be in substantially the form as the sample certificate set forth in Regulations section 52. 2012 1040 tax form 4682-5(d)(3). 2012 1040 tax form The tax benefit of this exemption is limited. 2012 1040 tax form For more information, see Regulations section 52. 2012 1040 tax form 4682-5. 2012 1040 tax form ODCs used as feedstock. 2012 1040 tax form   There is no tax on ODCs sold for use or used as a feedstock. 2012 1040 tax form An ODC is used as a feedstock only if the ODC is entirely consumed in the manufacture of another chemical. 2012 1040 tax form The transformation of an ODC into one or more new compounds qualifies as use as a feedstock, but use of an ODC in a mixture does not qualify. 2012 1040 tax form   For a sale to be nontaxable, you must obtain from the purchaser an exemption certificate that you rely on in good faith. 2012 1040 tax form The certificate must be in substantially the form as the sample certificate set forth in Regulations section 52. 2012 1040 tax form 4682-2(d)(2). 2012 1040 tax form Keep the certificate with your records. 2012 1040 tax form Credits or refunds. 2012 1040 tax form   A credit or refund (without interest) of tax paid on ODCs may be claimed if a taxed ODC is: Used as a propellant in a metered-dose inhaler (the person who used the ODC as a propellant may file a claim), Exported (the manufacturer may file a claim), or Used as a feedstock (the person who used the ODC may file a claim). 2012 1040 tax form For information on how to file for credits or refunds, see the Instructions for Form 720 or Schedule 6 (Form 8849). 2012 1040 tax form Conditions to allowance for ODCs exported. 2012 1040 tax form   To claim a credit or refund for ODCs that are exported, you must have repaid or agreed to repay the tax to the exporter, or obtained the exporter's written consent to allowance of the credit or refund. 2012 1040 tax form You must also have the evidence required by the EPA as proof that the ODCs were exported. 2012 1040 tax form Imported Taxable Products An imported product containing or manufactured with ODCs is subject to tax if it is entered into the United States for consumption, use, or warehousing and is listed in the Imported Products Table. 2012 1040 tax form The Imported Products Table is listed in Regulations section 52. 2012 1040 tax form 4682-3(f)(6). 2012 1040 tax form The tax is based on the weight of the ODCs used in the manufacture of the product. 2012 1040 tax form Use the following methods to figure the ODC weight. 2012 1040 tax form The actual (exact) weight of each ODC used as a material in manufacturing the product. 2012 1040 tax form If the actual weight cannot be determined, the ODC weight listed for the product in the Imported Products Table. 2012 1040 tax form However, if you cannot determine the actual weight and the table does not list an ODC weight for the product, the rate of tax is 1% of the entry value of the product. 2012 1040 tax form Taxable event. 2012 1040 tax form   Tax is imposed on an imported taxable product when the product is first sold or used by its importer. 2012 1040 tax form The importer is liable for the tax. 2012 1040 tax form Use of imported products. 2012 1040 tax form   You use an imported product if you put it into service in a trade or business or for the production of income or use it in the making of an article, including incorporation into the article. 2012 1040 tax form The loss, destruction, packaging, repackaging, warehousing, or repair of an imported product is not a use of that product. 2012 1040 tax form Entry as use. 2012 1040 tax form   The importer may choose to treat the entry of a product into the United States as the use of the product. 2012 1040 tax form Tax is imposed on the date of entry instead of when the product is sold or used. 2012 1040 tax form The choice applies to all imported taxable products that you own and have not used when you make the choice and all later entries. 2012 1040 tax form Make the choice by checking the box in Part II of Form 6627. 2012 1040 tax form The choice is effective as of the beginning of the calendar quarter to which the Form 6627 applies. 2012 1040 tax form You can revoke this choice only with IRS consent. 2012 1040 tax form Sale of article incorporating imported product. 2012 1040 tax form   The importer may treat the sale of an article manufactured or assembled in the United States as the first sale or use of an imported taxable product incorporated in that article if both the following apply. 2012 1040 tax form The importer has consistently treated the sale of similar items as the first sale or use of similar taxable imported products. 2012 1040 tax form The importer has not chosen to treat entry into the United States as use of the product. 2012 1040 tax form Imported products table. 2012 1040 tax form   The table lists all the products that are subject to the tax on imported taxable products and specifies the ODC weight (discussed later) of each product. 2012 1040 tax form   Each listing in the table identifies a product by name and includes only products that are described by that name. 2012 1040 tax form Most listings identify a product by both name and Harmonized Tariff Schedule (HTS) heading. 2012 1040 tax form In those cases, a product is included in that listing only if the product is described by that name and the rate of duty on the product is determined by reference to that HTS heading. 2012 1040 tax form A product is included in the listing even if it is manufactured with or contains a different ODC than the one specified in the table. 2012 1040 tax form   Part II of the table lists electronic items that are not included within any other list in the table. 2012 1040 tax form An imported product is included in this list only if the product meets one of the following tests. 2012 1040 tax form It is an electronic component whose operation involves the use of nonmechanical amplification or switching devices such as tubes, transistors, and integrated circuits. 2012 1040 tax form It contains components described in (1), which account for more than 15% of the cost of the product. 2012 1040 tax form   These components do not include passive electrical devices, such as resistors and capacitors. 2012 1040 tax form Items such as screws, nuts, bolts, plastic parts, and similar specially fabricated parts that may be used to construct an electronic item are not themselves included in the listing for electronic items. 2012 1040 tax form Rules for listing products. 2012 1040 tax form   Products are listed in the table according to the following rules. 2012 1040 tax form A product is listed in Part I of the table if it is a mixture containing ODCs. 2012 1040 tax form A product is listed in Part II of the table if the Commissioner has determined that the ODCs used as materials in the manufacture of the product under the predominant method are used for purposes of refrigeration or air conditioning, creating an aerosol or foam, or manufacturing electronic components. 2012 1040 tax form A product is listed in Part III of the table if the Commissioner has determined that the product meets both the following tests. 2012 1040 tax form It is not an imported taxable product. 2012 1040 tax form It would otherwise be included within a list in Part II of the table. 2012 1040 tax form   For example, floppy disk drive units are listed in Part III because they are not imported taxable products and would have been included in the Part II list for electronic items not specifically identified, but for their listing in Part III. 2012 1040 tax form ODC weight. 2012 1040 tax form   The Table ODC weight of a product is the weight, determined by the Commissioner, of the ODCs used as materials in the manufacture of the product under the predominant method of manufacturing. 2012 1040 tax form The ODC weight is listed in Part II in pounds per single unit of product unless otherwise specified. 2012 1040 tax form Modifying the table. 2012 1040 tax form   A manufacturer or importer of a product may request the IRS add a product and its ODC weight to the table. 2012 1040 tax form They also may request the IRS remove a product from the table, or change or specify the ODC weight of a product. 2012 1040 tax form To request a modification, see Regulations section 52. 2012 1040 tax form 4682-3(g) for the mailing address and information that must be included in the request. 2012 1040 tax form Floor Stocks Tax Tax is imposed on any ODC held (other than by the manufacturer or importer of the ODC) on January 1 for sale or use in further manufacturing. 2012 1040 tax form The person holding title (as determined under local law) to the ODC is liable for the tax, whether or not delivery has been made. 2012 1040 tax form These chemicals are taxable without regard to the type or size of storage container in which the ODCs are held. 2012 1040 tax form The tax may apply to an ODC whether it is in a 14-ounce can or a 30-pound tank. 2012 1040 tax form You are liable for the floor stocks tax if you hold any of the following on January 1. 2012 1040 tax form At least 400 pounds of ODCs other than halons or methyl chloroform, At least 50 pounds of halons, or At least 1,000 pounds of methyl chloroform. 2012 1040 tax form If you are liable for the tax, prepare an inventory on January 1 of the taxable ODCs held on that date for sale or for use in further manufacturing. 2012 1040 tax form You must pay this floor stocks tax by June 30 of each year. 2012 1040 tax form Report the tax on Form 6627 and Part II of Form 720 for the second calendar quarter. 2012 1040 tax form For the tax rates, see the Form 6627 instructions. 2012 1040 tax form ODCs not subject to floor stocks tax. 2012 1040 tax form   The floor stocks tax is not imposed on any of the following ODCs. 2012 1040 tax form ODCs mixed with other ingredients that contribute to achieving the purpose for which the mixture will be used, unless the mixture contains only ODCs and one or more stabilizers. 2012 1040 tax form ODCs contained in a manufactured article in which the ODCs will be used for their intended purpose without being released from the article. 2012 1040 tax form ODCs that have been reclaimed or recycled. 2012 1040 tax form ODCs sold in a qualifying sale for: Use as a feedstock, Export, or Use as a propellant in a metered-dose inhaler. 2012 1040 tax form Prev  Up  Next   Home   More Online Publications
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