ROAD USER AND PROPERTY TAXES ON SELECTED MOTOR VEHICLES

THE STUDY SUPPLIES BASIC INFORMATION ON ROAD-USER AND PROPERTY TAXES LEVIED ON MOTOR VEHICLES AS OF JANUARY 1, 1973. THE DATA PRESENTED HERE GIVES A DIRECT MEASUREMENT OF THE IMPACT OF TAXES ON DIFFERENT VEHICLEW (THE VEHICLES AND THE OPERATING FACTORS APPLYING TO THEM ARE CONSIDERED TO BE REPRESENTATIVE OF THE KINDS AND SIZES OF VEHICLES IN OPERATION THROUGHOUT THE COUNTRY) AND PLACES THESE TAXES IN PERSPECTIVE. INDIVIDUAL ROAD-USER TAX PAYMENTS ARE COMPARED AS TO THE SIZE OF THE VEHICLES, AND TOTAL DIRECT STATE ROAD-USER AND PERSONAL PROPERTY ARE MEASURED. THE SELECTION OF VEHICLES FOR THIS STUDY DIFFERS FROM THAT OF EARLIER STUDIES IN THAT IT REFLECTS CHANGES IN USAGE AND LEGISLATION GOVERNING VEHICLE REGISTRATION, CLASSIFICATIONS AND WEIGHTS.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Federal Highway Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Authors:
    • Sherrer, R W
  • Publication Date: 1973

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Tables;
  • Pagination: 68 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00202379
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jun 19 1974 12:00AM