Baldwin County, Alabama
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File #: 21-0743    Version: 1
Agenda section: Action Items Status: Passed
File created: 3/29/2021 Meeting type: Baldwin County Commission Regular
On agenda: 4/6/2021 Final action: 4/6/2021
Agenda item title: County Levies for Alcohol Licenses
Attachments: 1. BALDWIN Alcohol Levy 21-22.pdf, 2. Wet County Commission Memo 21-22.pdf

Meeting Type:   BCC Regular Meeting

Meeting Date:  4/6/2021

Item Status:   New

From: Cian Harrison, Clerk Treasurer

Submitted by:  Cian Harrison, Clerk Treasurer

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ITEM TITLE

Title

County Levies for Alcohol Licenses

Body

 

STAFF RECOMMENDATION

Recommendation

Adopt the following Alcohol Beverage Control (ABC) county license fees for upcoming Fiscal Year 2021-2022 and authorize the Chairman to execute the attached ABC form stating the adopted county license fees.

 

010  Lounge Retail Liquor - Class I                     $440.00

011  Lounge Retail Liquor - Class II                                                               $440.00

020  Restaurant Retail Liquor                                                                                    $440.00

031  Club Liquor - Class I                                                                                                         $440.00

032  Club Liquor - Class II                                                                                                         $1,111.00

040  Retail Beer (On or Off Premises)                                                               $75.00

050  Retail Beer (Off Premises Only)                                                               $75.00

060  Retail Table Win (On or Off Premises)                                          $75.00

070  Retail Table Win (Off Premises Only)                                          $75.00

080  Liquor Wholesale                                                                                                         $731.50

090  Wholesale Beer Only                                                                                                         $275.00

100  Wholesale Table Wine Only                                                                                    $275.00

110  Wholesale Table Wine & Beer                                                               $375.00

120  Warehouse License                                                                                                         $291.50

130  Additional Warehouse                     $100.00

140  Special Events Retail                                                                                                         $233.00

150  Special Retail - 30 Days or Less                                                               $147.00

160  Special Retail - More Than 30 Days                     $380.00

170  Retail Common Carrier                                                                                    $233.00

180  Manufacturer Denatured Alcohol                                                               N/A

190  Manufacturer Alcohol Production Units                                          N/A

200  Manufacturer                                                                                                                              $121.00

210  Importer                                                                                                                                                   $250.00

220  Brewpub                                                                                                                              $500.00

230  International Motor Speedway                                                               $440.00

 

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BACKGROUND INFORMATION

 

Previous Commission action/date: 03/03/2020

 

Background: The Baldwin County Commission annually adopts a levy for county alcoholic beverage license fees for the upcoming fiscal year. The State ABC Board collects these fees and remits them to the County which are deposited into the General Fund. Prior year amounts are as follows:

 

010  Lounge Retail Liquor - Class I                     $440.00

011  Lounge Retail Liquor - Class II                                                               $440.00

020  Restaurant Retail Liquor                                                                                    $440.00

031  Club Liquor - Class I                                                                                                         $440.00

032  Club Liquor - Class II                                                                                                         $1,111.00

040  Retail Beer (On or Off Premises)                                                               $75.00

050  Retail Beer (Off Premises Only)                                                               $75.00

060  Retail Table Win (On or Off Premises)                                          $75.00

070  Retail Table Win (Off Premises Only)                                          $75.00

080  Liquor Wholesale                                                                                                         $731.50

090  Wholesale Beer Only                                                                                                         $275.00

100  Wholesale Table Wine Only                                                                                    $275.00

110  Wholesale Table Wine & Beer                                                               $375.00

120  Warehouse License                                                                                                         $291.50

130  Additional Warehouse                     $100.00

140  Special Events Retail                                                                                                         $233.00

150  Special Retail - 30 Days or Less                                                               $147.00

160  Special Retail - More Than 30 Days                     $380.00

170  Retail Common Carrier                                                                                    $233.00

180  Manufacturer Denatured Alcohol                                                               N/A

190  Manufacturer Alcohol Production Units                                          N/A

200  Manufacturer                                                                                                                              $121.00

210  Importer                                                                                                                                                   $250.00

220  Brewpub                                                                                                                              $500.00

230  International Motor Speedway                                                               $440.00

 

There are 25 types of ABC licenses.  For two (2) of them, the law allows for no county license fee.  For ten (10) of them, the county license fee is at the legal maximum of one-half of the state license fee.  There is no maximum county license fee set by law for the remaining 13 licenses.

 

In Fiscal Year 2019-2020 the County increased the following license fees:

050 - Retail Beer (off Premises Only) increase by $25.00 bringing the fee to $75.00. 

Remaining licenses not restricted by law were increased by 10%.

 

 

FINANCIAL IMPACT

 

Total cost of recommendation:  N/A

 

Budget line item(s) to be used:  N/A

 

If this is not a budgeted expenditure, does the recommendation create a need for funding?  N/A

 

 

LEGAL IMPACT

 

Is legal review necessary for this staff recommendation and related documents? 

N/A

 

Reviewed/approved by:  N/A

 

Additional comments:  N/A

 

 

ADVERTISING REQUIREMENTS

 

Is advertising required for this recommendation?  N/A

 

If the proof of publication affidavit is not attached, list the reason: N/A

 

 

FOLLOW UP IMPLEMENTATION

 

For time-sensitive follow up, select deadline date for follow up:  04/23/2021

 

Individual(s) responsible for follow up:  Finance & Accounting, Clerk Treasurer, Administrative Staff

 

Action required (list contact persons/addresses if documents are to be mailed or emailed):  Request the Chairman to sign the Adopted 2021-2022 levies and Administration Staff to send signed forms to the ABC Board prior to the April 23, 2021 deadline.

 

Alabama Alcoholic Beverage Control Division

Attn: Ms. Courtney Craig

2715 Gunter Park Drive West

Montgomery, Alabama  36109

 

Additional instructions/notes:  N/A