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The DC Code: § 25-504 Minimum annual fees for on-premises retail licenses, class C and D.

Index25 Alcoholic Beverage Regulation (Refs & Annos)

The minimum annual fees for an on-premises retailer's licenses, class C and D, shall be as set forth on the following schedule. Capacity shall be the posted level of occupancy approved under the Construction Codes, as defined under § 6-1401 and as set forth in Title 12 of the District of Columbia Municipal Regulations.

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Type                     Capacity           Class C (beer,     Class D (beer &

wine, spirits)          wine)

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Restaurant               99 or fewer.            $500               $300

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100 to 199.            $1,000              $600

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200 to 499.            $1,500              $900

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500 or more.           $2,000             $1,200

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Tavern                   99 or fewer.            $800               $500

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100 to 199.            $1,600             $1,000

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200 or more.           $2,400             $1,500

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Nightclub                99 or fewer.           $1,500             $1,000

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100 to 199.            $2,000             $1,250

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200 to 499.            $2,500             $1,500

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500 to 999.            $3,500             $2,000

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1,000 or more.         $4,500             $3,500

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Hotel                    99 or fewer            $2,000             $1,000

guest rooms.

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100 or more            $4,000             $2,000

guest rooms.

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Club                                            $1,500              $500

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Multipurpose facility                           $1,500              $500

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Marine vessel            Single vessel.         $1,500              $750

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Marine vessel line       3 or fewer             $2,500             $1,000

vessels and

dockside

waiting areas.

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Each additional        $1,500              $500

vessel or

dockside

waiting area.

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Railroad dining or club  Single car.             $500               $250

car

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Railroad company         All dining or          $1,500              $750

club cars.

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Caterer                  More than              $5,000               --

$1,000,000 per

year gross

annual

receipts

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Caterer                  $1,000,000 or          $4,000               --

less per year

gross annual

receipts

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Caterer                  $500,000 or less       $3,000               --

per year gross

annual

receipts

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Caterer                  $300,000 or less       $2,000               --

per year gross

annual

receipts

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Caterer                  $200,000 or less       $1,000               --

per year gross

annual

receipts

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Caterer                  $100,000 or less        $750                --

per year gross

annual

receipts

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Caterer                  $50,000 or less         $500                --

per year gross

annual

receipts

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Caterer                  $25,000 or less         $300                --

per year gross

annual

receipts

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Historical and Statutory

D.C. Law 13-298 amended and enacted into law Title 25 of the District of Columbia Official Code. The text of this section is derived from provisions formerly found in D.C. Code § 25-111(a). For notes from former § 25-111, see § 25-110. Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 25-504. 1973 Ed., § 25-111. Effect of Amendments D.C. Law 15-187 added a new row after the row designated "Nightclub"; deleted the five rows designated as "Caterer" which pertained to capacity in terms of annual revenue and also set forth the license fees; and added eight new rows designated as "Caterer". Legislative History of Laws For D.C. Law 13-298, see notes following § 25-101. For Law 15-187, see notes following § 25-101. DC CODE § 25-504 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(Jan. 24, 1934, 48 Stat. 324, ch. 4, § 11; Apr. 30, 1934, 48 Stat. 654, ch. 181, § 1; June 18, 1934, 48 Stat. 997, ch. 588; July 2, 1935, 49 Stat. 444, ch. 359; Aug. 27, 1935, 49 Stat. 898, 899, ch. 756, §§ 3-7; June 15, 1938, 52 Stat. 691, ch. 396, §§ 1, 2; May 27, 1949, 63 Stat. 133, ch. 146, title V, § 501; June 29, 1953, 67 Stat. 103, ch. 159, § 404(d); May 31, 1962, 76 Stat. 89, Pub. L. 87-470, § 1; Dec. 8, 1970, 84 Stat. 1393, Pub. L. 91-535, § 2; Apr. 6, 1977, D.C. Law 1-102, § 2(a), (b), 23 DCR 8732; Apr. 18, 1978, D.C. Law 2-73, § 3, 24 DCR 7066; Mar. 5, 1981, D.C. Law 3-157, § 2(b), 27 DCR 5117; Sept. 29, 1982, D.C. Law 4-157, §§ 6, 15, 29 DCR 3617; Mar. 10, 1983, D.C. Law 4-204, § 2, 30 DCR 185; Aug. 2, 1983, D.C. Law 5-16, § 3, 30 DCR 3193; Mar. 8, 1984, D.C. Law 5-51, § 2(a), 30 DCR 5927; Mar. 7, 1987, D.C. Law 6-217, § 5, 34 DCR 907; Aug. 17, 1991, D.C. Law 9-40, § 2(b), 38 DCR 4974; May 24, 1994, D.C. Law 10-122, § 2(e), 41 DCR 1658; Mar. 26, 1999, D.C. Law 12-202, § 2(b), 45 DCR 8412; Apr. 20, 1999, D.C. Law 12-261, § 2003(q)(1), 46 DCR 3142; May 3, 2001, D.C. Law 13- 298, § 101, 48 DCR 2959; Sept. 30, 2004, D.C. Law 15-187, § 101(v), 51 DCR 6525.)