Fuel Tax News


Illinois Prepaid Sales Tax for Motor Fuel, January 2016

Prepaid sales tax rates for motor fuel in Illinois are subject to change twice each year, on January 1 and again on July 1. The prepaid sales tax rates for motor fuel will drop a bit during the...Continued

Virginia Fuels Tax Rates, January 2016

The Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles has set the statewide average wholesale price of a gallon of gasoline and diesel fuel for the period January 1, 2016 – June 30, 2016. These prices are use...Continued

Michigan Fuel Tax Rates, January 2016

Prepaid sales tax rates for fuel sold in Michigan are set monthly by the Michigan Department of Revenue. In step with recent trends, January 2016 rates are a bit lower than the December 2015 rates...Continued

Georgia Fuel Tax Rate Change, January 2016

Any motor fuel distributor licensed in Georgia must collect prepaid local tax on all motor fuel sold for highway use. The prepaid local tax rate is based on the average retail sales price, which i...Continued

A Gas Tax for Bend, Oregon?

Update 3.9.2016: The gas tax was rejected by a wide margin. Bend is a vibrant city in Deschutes County, Oregon, beloved by outdoor enthusiasts, beer aficionados, and many others. Its roads, how...Continued

Indiana Gas Use Tax Rate Change, December 2015

For the second month in a row, the use tax rate for gasoline sold in Indiana will decrease in December. The rate for November was 13.4 cents per gallon. For the period December 1 – December 31,...Continued

Michigan Fuel Tax Rates, December 2015

Prepaid sales tax rates for fuel in Michigan are set monthly and announced by the Michigan Department of Revenue. The prepaid sales tax rates for December 2015 are slightly higher than the Nove...Continued

North Carolina: Aviation Gasoline and Jet Fuel Exemption

Jet fuel and aviation gasoline is currently subject to North Carolina sales and use tax at the rate of 7%. As requested by certain commercial airlines, it will soon be exempt from North Carolina s...Continued

Indiana Gas Use Tax Rate Change, November 2015

Indiana’s gasoline use tax rate held steady in September and October at 14.1 cents per gallon. For the month of November, however, the rate drops significantly to 13.4 cents per gallon. Additio...Continued

Michigan Fuel Sales Tax Rates, November 2015

Purchasers or receivers of gasoline in Michigan are required to prepay a portion of the sales tax to the refiner, pipeline terminal operator, or marine terminal operator at the time of purchase or...Continued