2011 ORS § 323.060¹
Consumer exemption
  • payment of tax in certain cases

(1) The taxes imposed by ORS 323.005 (Short title) to 323.482 (Offense of unlawful distribution of cigarettes) do not apply to the use or consumption of untaxed cigarettes transported to this state in a single lot or shipment of not more than 199 cigarettes, or of not more than 199 untaxed cigarettes obtained at one time from any of the instrumentalities listed in ORS 323.055 (Sales to federal installations and veterans institutions exempted) (1).

(2) Any taxes resulting from a distribution of cigarettes for personal use or consumption in a quantity of more than 199 cigarettes shall be paid by the user or consumer. [1965 c.525 §25; 2003 c.804 §10]