Light motor vehicle tax

Payee

Those who own one of the following as of April 1
  • scooters
  • bike
  • Light
  • 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 vehicleContents
Light passenger carElectric 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 StandardsReduce tax rate by approximately 25%
Light truckElectric 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 modelStandard tax rate
(Newly registered vehicle after April 1, 2008)
75% reduction50% reduction25% reduction
Four wheel ridePrivate use¥ 10,800¥ 2,7005,400 yen¥ 8,100
For business use¥ 6,900¥ 1,800¥ 3,5005,200 yen
Four wheel cargoPrivate use5,000 yen¥ 1,300¥ 2,500¥ 3,800
For business use¥ 3,800¥ 1,000¥ 1,900¥ 2,900
Three wheels3,900 yen¥ 1,000¥ 20003,000 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 modelTotal displacementOld tax amountNew Tax Amount
Motorized bicycle50 cc or less¥ 1,000¥ 2000
50 cc or more and 90 cc or less1,200 yen¥ 2000
90 cc or more and 125 cc or less¥ 1,600¥ 2,400
Minicar¥ 2,500¥ 3,700
Small carTwo wheels (over 250 cc)4,000 yen6,000 yen
Mini carTwo wheels¥ 2,4003,600 yen
Small Special VehicleFor agriculture¥ 1,600¥ 2,400
Other4,700 yen¥ 5,900
For the following vehicles, the new tax rate will be applied depending on the conditions.
 Current tax rateNew tax rateNew tax rate by heavy section
Registered vehicles and vehicles newly registered before March 31, 2015Vehicle that newly registered with new car after April 1, 2015As 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 ridePrivate use¥ 7,200¥ 10,80012,900 yen
For business use¥ 5,500¥ 6,900¥ 8,200
Four wheel cargoPrivate use4,000 yen5,000 yen6,000 yen
For business use3,000 yen¥ 3,8004,500 yen
Three wheels3,100 yen3,900 yen4,600 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.

Inquiries regarding information on this page

Niseko Town Hall
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