TTB Excise Tax rates for 2018


Great news! The excise tax rates for wine have been reduced as of January 1st 2018. In addition, the alcohol content was raised from 14% to 16% to qualify for the lower tax rate! The tax rates are as follows:

Wine under 16% alcohol
Up to 30,000 gallons – $0.07 per gallon
30,001-130,000 gallons – $0.17 per gallon
130,001-750,000 gallons – $0.535 per gallon
Over 750,000 gallons – $1.07 per gallon

Wine 16% alcohol to 21% alcohol
Up to 30,000 gallons – $0.57 per gallon
30,001-130,000 gallons – $0.67 per gallon
130,001-750,000 gallons – $1.035 per gallon
Over 750,000 gallons – $1.57 per gallon

Artificially Carbonated wine
Up to 30,000 gallons – $2.30 per gallon
30,001-130,000 gallons – $2.40 per gallon
130,001-750,000 gallons – $2.765 per gallon
Over 750,000 gallons – $3.30 per gallon

Naturally occurring Sparkling Wine
Up to 30,000 gallons – $2.40 per gallon
30,001-130,000 gallons – $2.50 per gallon
130,001-750,000 gallons – $2.865 per gallon
Over 750,000 gallons – $3.40 per gallon

For more information contact us at (805) 237-9914.