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Alcohol Tax

Under the Maryland alcohol tax laws, the Revenue Administration Division is responsible for monitoring the manufacture, storage, transportation, sale and distribution of alcoholic beverages and tobacco in Maryland, while collecting nearly $310 million annually in state taxes on beer, wine and distilled spirits.

This section contains all of the information, resources and tools business taxpayers will need to understand the tax.  Follow the links below and at the bottom of each page of the section.

  • Learn about it! See the Tax Information section for all of the details including tax rates and tax regulations, including administrative releases and bulletins.
  • File it! The Filing Information section has all the information and resources you need for alcohol tax, including registration information for new filers, related forms, filing instructions and due dates.
  • Pay it!  See the Payment Information section regarding the different payment methods available.
  • Get help! For additional assistance, review the Frequently Asked Questions or see the Contact Information section.


Links for Alcohol Tax
Business Tax Types
Alcohol Tax
  Tax Information
  Filing Information
  Payment Information
  Refund Information
  Online Services
  Contact Information for Alcohol Tax
  Reports and Statistics
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