Fuel Tax News


California Considers Tripling Diesel Sales Tax

Like most other states, California needs more money for its transportation infrastructure and health care. In response to this need, Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. in June called for two special ses...Continued

Indiana Gas Use Tax Rate Change, September 2015

In Indiana, the use tax rate for gasoline will decline for the period September 1-30, 2015. The use tax rate is based on the average daily price for gasoline. The rate in effect August 1-31 was...Continued

Virginia Fuels Tax Rates, July 2015

Twice annually, the Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles is required by law to determine the statewide average wholesale price of a gallon of gasoline and diesel fuel, which it uses to calculate ...Continued

Illinois Prepaid Sales Tax for Motor Fuel, July 2015

Effective July 1, 2015, the prepaid sales tax for motor fuel in Illinois will decrease. These prepaid sales tax rates are subject to change twice annually, January 1 and July 1. The rate for th...Continued

Nebraska Fuel Tax Rate Change, July 2015

Fuel tax rates in Nebraska are increasing by 0.5 cents per gallon for the period July 1, 2015 through December 31, 2015. The new motor fuels tax rate will be 26.1 cents per gallon, broken down ...Continued

North Dakota Gas Tax Rate Change, July 2015

For the 2015-2016 fiscal year (July 1, 2015 through June 30, 2016), the gas tax rate in North Dakota will be $0.1106 per mcf. Additional information, including an explanation of how that rate w...Continued

Idaho Fuel Tax Rate Change, July 2015

Motor fuel tax rates in Idaho will increase from 25 cents per gallon to 32 cents per gallon due to the enactment of House Bill 312. The rate change takes effect July 1, 2015. This tax does not ...Continued

Maryland Motor Fuel Tax Rates, July 2015

Beginning July 1, 2015, the following combined motor fuel tax rates per gallon take effect in Maryland: Gasoline: 0.3210 Diesel: 0.3285 Gasohol, propane, LNG, CNG: 0.3210 Ethanol and met...Continued

Utah Fuel Tax Rate Change, July 2015

The gas tax is scheduled to increase in Utah, effective January 1, 2016. Prior to that date, additional fuel tax rate increases will take effect in Utah. All must be reported on Utah’s Motor Fuel ...Continued

Nebraska to Increase Gas Tax

Nebraska lawmakers passed and presented to the governor legislation that would increase the state gas tax over a period of four years. The governor returned it to them without his approval. And th...Continued