NEW SIZE OF CLASS A, DENOMINATION 10,
CIGARETTE TAX STAMPS
Manufacturers and importers of cigarettes:
Purpose. The purpose of this industry circular is to advise you that a new
Class A, denomination 10, cigarette tax stamp, 3/4 of an inch wide and 1-3/8
inches in length, for use in payment of tax on cigarettes, has been authorized.
Availability of New Stamps. The new 3/4" by 1-3/8" Class A, denomination
10, cigarette tax stamps maybe purchased from the offices of district directors
of internal revenue or branches of such offices. The new stamps are identical
in every respect to the stamps now in use except as to the difference in size.
In preparing an order for stamps, Form 485 or 923, as the case may be, a
manufacturer or importer who desires to purchase the new size cigarette tax
stamps should place on the form the notation "New 3/4" by 1-3/8" stamps."
Inquiries. Inquiries concerning purchase of the new stamps should be
addressed to the office of your district director of internal revenue. Other
inquiries regarding this circular should refer to its number and be addressed
to the office of your assistant regional commissioner (alcohol and tobacco tax).
Dwight E. Avis
Director, Alcohol and Tobacco Tax Division