Motor Vehicle Excise Tax Exemption
- The exemption may be claimed on only one (1) vehicle in a consecutive three (3) year period by any single qualifying veteran.
- The exemption applies to motor vehicles only. It does not apply to boats or motors.
- The exemption does not apply to surviving spouses of qualified veterans.
Qualifying Criteria and Documentation..
- The qualifying veteran must be listed on the title as an owner of the vehicle. Additional owners may also be present.
- The vehicle must have been purchased on or after 7/1/05.
- A letter from the United States Department of Veterans Affairs must be presented certifying that the veteran is receiving disability compensation at the 100% rate or the exemption card issued to document the sales tax exemption must be presented.
A veteran with at least a 50% service connected disability is entitled to a reduced rate on annual registration and/or a special DAV license plate. For further information, please visit your local tag agent office.
Sales Tax will still be due at time of registration unless using a sales tax exemption.
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