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Motor Vehicle Registration Surcharge

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The surcharge is imposed on the registration of a truck-tractor or commercial motor vehicle.

TERP is also funded through the Motor Vehicle Surcharge and the Off Road, Heavy-Duty Diesel Equipment Surcharge.

Rate Details and Other Information


10% of the total fees due for the registration of the truck-tractor or commercial motor vehicles.

Due Date

County Tax-Assessor Collectors remit to the Comptroller on or before the 10th of each month following the end of the reporting period.

Electronic Reporting

Not at this time.

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