Light motor vehicle tax
Those who own one of the following as of April 1
- Small special
- Agricultural automobiles (tractors etc.)
Change in tax amount from taxation in Heisei 28
With regard to the greening special exemption applied from the taxation of the fiscal year of FY2008, the special measure has been extended for one year. As a result, the following vehicles registered under the new car registration from April 1, 2008 to March 31, 2014 will apply. (Each fuel efficiency standards achievement status is stated in the remarks column of the automobile visa.)
| ||Target vehicle||Contents|
|Light passenger car||Electric vehicles and others (10% reduction in emissions in 2009)||Reduce tax rate by approximately 75%|
|Achieved 75% reduction in emissions standards in 2005 and achieved the FY2003 fuel efficiency standard + 20%||Reduce tax rate by approximately 50%|
|Achieved 75% reduction in emissions standards in 2005 and vehicles that meet the FY2003 Fuel Economy Standards||Reduce tax rate by approximately 25%|
|Light truck||Electric vehicles and others (10% reduction in emissions in 2009)||Reduce tax rate by approximately 75%|
|Achieved 75% reduction in exhaust emissions standards in 2005 and achieved fuel efficiency standards for FY2005 + 35%||Reduce tax rate by approximately 50%|
|Achieved 75% reduction in exhaust emissions standards in 2005 and achieved fuel efficiency standards for FY2005 + 15%||Reduce tax rate by approximately 25%|
|Car model||Standard tax rate|
(Newly registered vehicle after April 1, 2008)
|75% reduction||50% reduction||25% reduction|
|Four wheel ride||Private use||¥ 10,800||¥ 2,700||5,400 yen||¥ 8,100|
|For business use||¥ 6,900||¥ 1,800||¥ 3,500||5,200 yen|
|Four wheel cargo||Private use||5,000 yen||¥ 1,300||¥ 2,500||¥ 3,800|
|For business use||¥ 3,800||¥ 1,000||¥ 1,900||¥ 2,900|
|Three wheels||3,900 yen||¥ 1,000||¥ 2000||3,000 yen|
Tax change from taxation in Heisei 28
By the revision of local tax law etc., the tax amount has changed from the taxation in Heisei 28 fiscal year.
For the following vehicles, the new tax will be applied.
|Car model||Total displacement||Old tax amount||New Tax Amount|
|Motorized bicycle||50 cc or less||¥ 1,000||¥ 2000|
|50 cc or more and 90 cc or less||1,200 yen||¥ 2000|
|90 cc or more and 125 cc or less||¥ 1,600||¥ 2,400|
|Minicar||¥ 2,500||¥ 3,700|
|Small car||Two wheels (over 250 cc)||4,000 yen||6,000 yen|
|Mini car||Two wheels||¥ 2,400||3,600 yen|
|Small Special Vehicle||For agriculture||¥ 1,600||¥ 2,400|
|Other||4,700 yen||¥ 5,900|
For the following vehicles, the new tax rate will be applied depending on the conditions.
| ||Current tax rate||New tax rate||New tax rate by heavy section|
|Registered vehicles and vehicles newly registered before March 31, 2015||Vehicle that newly registered with new car after April 1, 2015||As of the base date (April 1 of each year) after April 1, 28, vehicles that have been 13 years old since the new registration with new cars (light motor vehicle taxes after the 14th year)|
|Four wheel ride||Private use||¥ 7,200||¥ 10,800||12,900 yen|
|For business use||¥ 5,500||¥ 6,900||¥ 8,200|
|Four wheel cargo||Private use||4,000 yen||5,000 yen||6,000 yen|
|For business use||3,000 yen||¥ 3,800||4,500 yen|
|Three wheels||3,100 yen||3,900 yen||4,600 yen|
- The payment form for light motor vehicle tax is being paid at the convenience store nationwide from the taxable amount of Heisei 20 fiscal year.
- However, payment forms for which bar codes are not printed, payment forms with bar code portions dirty, etc. can not be handled at convenience stores. Please pay at financial institution or office window.
- Payment at convenience stores can be handled until the end of May the year following the taxed year. After that date you will not be able to pay by convenience store, so please pay at financial institution or office window.