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Vehicle License Tax

Tax Scope

The owner of any form of transportation equipment using public roads or rivers, notwithstanding whether the use is for public private or military purposes, must apply to the tax authorities for an appropriate vehicle license and pay the tax due.

Public roads and rivers are defined as those roads and rivers open for public use.

Transportation equipment is defined as vehicles and vessels. At present, vessels used for transportation purposes and non-motorized vehicles are not subject to the collection of a vehicle license tax.

Taxpayers

Owners or users of any form of transportation equipment subject to licensing hereunder are required to pay the vehicle license lax. 

Tax Rates

The vehicle license tax is levied upon motor vehicles according to the following rate schedules :

Rate Chart For Small Passenger Vehicles
Cylinder Displacement
(Cubic Centimeters)
Annual Fee (NT$)
For Small Passenger Vehicles
seating 9 or fewer)
Private Commercial
500 and below 1,620 900
501-600 2,160 1,260
601-1200 4,320 2,160
1201-1800 7,120 3,060
1801-2400 11,230 6,480
2401-3000 15,210 9,900
3001-4200 28,220 16,380
4201-5400 46,170 24,300
5401-6600 69,690 33,660
6601-7800 117,000 44,460
7801 and above 151,200 56,700



Rate Chart For Motorcycles
Cylinder Displacement
(Cubic Centimeters)
Annual Fee (NT$)
For Motorcycles
150 and below 0
151-250 800
251-500 1,620
501-600 2,160
601-1200 4,320
1201 - 1800 7,120
1801 and above 11,230



Rate Chart For Large Passenger and Trucks Vehicles
Cylinder Displacement 
(Cubic Centimeters)
Annual Fee (NT$) 
for Large passenger Vehicles
(seating 10 or more)
Trucks
500 and below - 900
501-600 1,080 1,080
601-1200 1,800 1,800
1201-1800 2,700 2,700
1801-2400 3,600 3,600
2401-3000 4,500 4,500
3001-3600 5,400 5,400
3601-4200 6,300 6,300
4201-4800 7,200 7,200
4801-5400 8,100 8,100
5401-6000 9,000 9,000
6001-6600 9,900 9,900
6601-7200 10,800 10,800
7201-7800 11,700 11,700
7801-8400 12,600 12,600
8401-9000 13,500 13,500
9001-9600 14,400 14,400
9601-10200 15,300 15,300
10201 and above 16,200 16,200

Note: tde tractor portion of tractor trailer trucks is taxed at a rate 30% higher tdan tdat for a comparable-sized truck.

Publisher:Finance and Local Tax Bureau, Tainan City
Update time: 2018-06-13 22:11:00

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