ORS 305.127¹
Means of providing notice required by department
  • rules

(1) Where the law requires the Department of Revenue to provide notice by regular mail, the department may provide notice to a person by other means if:

(a) The department is not expressly prohibited by law from using another means of notification; and

(b) The department and the person entitled to notice enter into a notification agreement in which the person affirmatively indicates that the department may use means other than regular mail for any required notice to the person.

(2) The agreement under subsection (1)(b) of this section must contain a statement that informs the person:

(a) That the department may use the method indicated in the agreement for any required notice to the person;

(b) That the person may cancel or change the agreement; and

(c) How the person may cancel or change the agreement.

(3) Notice given in accordance with a notification agreement under subsection (1) of this section is presumed to have been received by the person. It is the responsibility of the person to notify the department if the person wishes to cancel or change the agreement.

(4) The department may adopt rules to implement this section. [2013 c.298 §2]

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Notes of Decisions

Policy of efficient and effective tax collec­tion makes doctrine of estoppel against govern­ment in tax cases one of rare applica­tion. Pacific Conference v. Dept. of Rev., 7 OTR 429 (1978)

Law Review Cita­tions

9 WLJ 193-260 (1973); 48 WLR 147 (2011)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 305—Administration of Revenue and Tax Laws; Appeals, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors305.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2019, Chapter 305, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano305.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
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