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California Fuel Tax Rate Change, July 2015


 Fuel tax rate changes take effect in California, July 2015.

The California State Board of Equalization has posted fuel tax rates, effective July 1, 2015. A forthcoming gas tax decrease was announced previously.

According to the International Fuel Tax Agreement (IFTA) and the CA Interstate Diesel Fuel Tax (DI) Program, rates for the period July 1, 2015 through June 30, 2016 are as follows:

  • Diesel: $0.13 (up from $0.11)
  • Component b: $0.320 (down from $0.337)
  • Rate per gallon: $0.450 (up from $0.447)

Additional fuel tax rate information is available on the BOE website.

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Gail Cole
Avalara Author
Gail Cole
Gail Cole
Avalara Author Gail Cole
Gail began researching and writing about sales tax in 2012 and has been fascinated with it ever since. She has a penchant for uncovering unusual tax facts, and endeavors to make complex sales tax laws more digestible for both experts and laypeople.