§11-19-9. Altering, counterfeiting or reusing tax stamps or tax
Any person who falsely or fraudulently makes, forges, alters,
or counterfeits any tax stamp or tax crown prescribed by the
commissioner under the provisions of this article, or who knowingly
or willfully utters, passes or tenders as true any such false,
altered, forged or counterfeited stamp or crown, or who uses more
than once any stamp or crown for the purpose of evading the tax
imposed by this article, shall be guilty of a felony and, upon
conviction thereof, shall be punished by imprisonment in the
penitentiary for not less than one year nor more than five years.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2014 1st Special Session
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