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Utah Fuel Tax Rate Change, July 2016


 New fuel sales tax rates take effect in Utah, July 1, 2016.

Utah’s fuel tax rate for compressed natural gas (CNG), liquefied natural gas (LNG) and hydrogen used to power motor vehicles will increase, effective July 1, 2016.

New fuel tax rates

  • Compressed natural gas: 12.5 cents per gasoline gallon equivalent
  • Liquefied natural gas: 12.5 cents per diesel gallon equivalent
  • Hydrogen used to power motor vehicles: 12.5 cents per GGE

Additional information is available from the Utah State Tax Commission.

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Sales tax rates, rules, and regulations change frequently. Although we hope you'll find this information helpful, this blog is for informational purposes only and does not provide legal or tax advice.
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.