2017 ORS 305.612¹
Reciprocal offset of tax refunds in payment of liquidated debt or certain amounts payable
  • rules

(1) The Director of the Department of Revenue may enter into an intergovernmental reciprocal agreement with the United States Financial Management Service and the Internal Revenue Service for the purpose of engaging in the offset of federal tax refunds or other federal payments in payment of liquidated state debt or of amounts payable by a transferee under ORS 311.695 (Joint and several liability of transferees for deferral amounts) and the offset of state tax refunds or other state payments in payment of liquidated federal debt.

(2) The director may pay a fee charged by the federal government for the processing of an offset request. The fee may be deducted from amounts remitted to the state by the federal government pursuant to an intergovernmental reciprocal agreement. The amount of the fee charged by the federal government shall be added to the debt, interest and penalties or to the amounts payable under ORS 311.695 (Joint and several liability of transferees for deferral amounts), as applicable, owed by the debtor to the state.

(3) The Department of Revenue may by rule establish a fee to be charged to the federal government for the provision of state offset services.

(4) All moneys received by the department in payment of charges made pursuant to subsection (3) of this section shall be deposited in a department miscellaneous receipts account established under ORS 279A.290 (Miscellaneous receipts accounts). [2001 c.28 §3; 2003 c.794 §254; 2009 c.797 §8; 2011 c.476 §1; 2011 c.723 §15]

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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 (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 305, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano305.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
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.