ORS 320.325¹
Amounts held in trust
  • enforcement

(1) Every transient lodging provider required to collect the tax imposed by ORS 320.305 (Rate of tax) shall be deemed to hold the amount collected in trust for the State of Oregon and for payment to the Department of Revenue in the manner and at the time provided by ORS 320.315 (Due date and form of returns).

(2) At any time the transient lodging provider required to collect the tax fails to remit any amount deemed to be held in trust for the State of Oregon, the department may enforce collection by the issuance of a distraint warrant for the collection of the delinquent amount and all penalties, interest and collection charges accrued thereon. The warrant shall be issued, docketed and proceeded upon in the same manner and shall have the same force and effect as is prescribed with respect to warrants for the collection of delinquent income taxes. [2003 c.818 §6]

Note: See note under 320.300 (Definitions for ORS 320.300 to 320.350).

Chapter 320

Notes of Decisions

Amuse­ment device tax is privilege tax, and not prop­erty tax subject to limita­tions of sec­tion 11b, Article XI of Oregon Constitu­tion. Alien Enterprises, Inc. v. Dept. of Rev., 12 OTR 126 (1992)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 320—Miscellaneous Taxes, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors320.­pdf (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 320, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­320ano.­htm (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
3 OregonLaws.org assembles these lists by analyzing references between Sections. Each listed item refers back to the current Section in its own text. The result reveals relationships in the code that may not have otherwise been apparent. Currency Information