Road tax

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Road tax, known by various names around the world, is a tax which has to be paid on, or included with, a wheeled vehicle to use it on a public road.wikipedia
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Vignette (road tax)

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In France, the vignette was abolished for private vehicles in 2001 and was replaced by a tax on toll-road operators at a rate of €6.85 per 1,000 km travelled.
Vignette is a form of road pricing imposed on vehicles, usually in addition to the compulsory road tax, based on a period of time the vehicle may use the road, instead of road tolls that are based on distance travelled.

Vehicle size class

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Brackets are determined based on exterior dimensions and engine displacement as defined under the dimension regulations.
This is separate from the road tax paid yearly.

Car costs

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Fixed costs are those ones which do not depend on the distance traveled by the vehicle and which the owner must pay to keep the vehicle ready for use on the road, like insurance or road taxes.

Car

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The following is the tax rates for passenger vehicles used for both personal and business use, incremented by 500 cc engine displacement.
Many governments are using fiscal policies, such as road tax, to discourage the purchase and use of more polluting cars; and many cities are doing the same with low-emission zones.

Proposition 2½

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In Massachusetts, the excise tax is billed separately from registration fees, by the town or city in which the vehicle is registered, and was set at a fixed rate of 2.5% statewide by a 1980 law called Proposition 2½.
Proposition 2½ is a Massachusetts statute that limits property tax assessments and, secondarily, automobile excise tax levies by Massachusetts municipalities.

Kei car

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Kei cars (Japanese vehicles with 660 cc engines and reduced exterior dimensions) have significant tax advantages because their tax is about a quarter of that of a 1,000 cc car.
The road tax is based on the engine's displacement.

Tax

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Road tax, known by various names around the world, is a tax which has to be paid on, or included with, a wheeled vehicle to use it on a public road.

Highway

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Road tax, known by various names around the world, is a tax which has to be paid on, or included with, a wheeled vehicle to use it on a public road.

Hard and soft G

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The fee is known colloquially as 'rego' (pronounced with a soft g, short for registration).

Queensland

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Queensland road tax is based on the number of cylinders or rotors the vehicle's engine has.

New South Wales

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New South Wales road tax is paid based on the vehicle's tare weight.

Toyota Corolla

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Due to this reason, some manufacturers provide only the 1500 cc version of their compact cars to Hong Kong market such as Toyota Corolla and Nissan Tiida.

Nissan Tiida

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Due to this reason, some manufacturers provide only the 1500 cc version of their compact cars to Hong Kong market such as Toyota Corolla and Nissan Tiida.

Motor tax in the Republic of Ireland

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Motor tax is payable as an annual duty (subject to exemptions) in Ireland.

Republic of Ireland

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Motor tax is payable as an annual duty (subject to exemptions) in Ireland.

Carbon dioxide in Earth's atmosphere

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Since July 2008, the tax rates for new private cars are based on the vehicle's carbon dioxide emissions.

Take-home vehicle

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The tax is then determined by whether the vehicle is for business or personal use.

Emission standard

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If the car has been certified as a low-emissions vehicle, under the Japanese low-emission vehicle certification system, the tax obligation is reduced.

Tax horsepower

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The legislation is similar to a European approach to taxing engine horsepower, while the Japanese approach taxes engine displacement.

Tonne

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The weight determination is made in metric tons.

Truck

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The following table is the tax bracket for trucks, or vehicles built with a load carrying section without seats and a single bench seat in the front of the vehicle in an enclosed passenger compartment.

Bus

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The following table is the tax bracket for buses, or vehicles designed to carry many passengers.

Classic car

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Electric vehicles and classic cars over forty years old are exempt from road tax.

Diesel particulate filter

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The road tax varies by vehicle classification, as of 2013 for ordinary passenger cars (less than 7,500 kg) it is 2,940 kr (with a slightly higher amount, 3,425 kr, for diesel cars without diesel particulate filters).

Engine displacement

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Vehicles first registered before June 30, 2009 are taxed according to engine displacement and national/European emission class, whereas vehicles which were registered after that date are taxed solely based on CO 2 emission in grams per km (g CO 2 /km).