Laws, Regulations & Annotations
Business Taxes Law Guide – Revision 2013
Motor Vehicle Fuel Tax Law
CHAPTER 6. COLLECTION OF TAX.
Article 3. Seizure and Sale
7891. Seizure and sale by Controller. Whenever any supplier is delinquent in the payment of the tax, the Controller or his or her authorized representative may forthwith collect the tax due in the following manner: The Controller shall seize any property, real or personal, of the supplier, and thereafter sell the property, or a sufficient part of it, at public auction to pay the tax due together with any penalties, interest and any costs incurred on account of the seizure and sale.
History.—Stats. 1943, p. 2702, operative July 1, 1943, added reference to interest. Stats. 2000, Ch. 1053 (AB 2114), operative January 1, 2002, substituted "supplier" for "distributor" after "Whenever any" and "real or personal, of the", deleted "license" after "the payment of the", "may forthwith collect the" and "at public auction to pay the".