TMC is an independent, primarily volunteer organization that relies on ad revenue to cover its operating costs. Please consider whitelisting TMC on your ad blocker and becoming a Supporting Member. For more info: Support TMC
Start a Discussionhttps://teslamotorsclub.com/tmc/tags/

Valuation for Excise Tax?

Discussion in 'New England' started by marcod, Dec 17, 2016.

  1. marcod

    marcod Member

    Joined:
    Sep 11, 2016
    Messages:
    33
    Location:
    Northampton, MA
    I finally received the dreaded excise tax bill for the car I bought back in September (2016 MS 75D Solid White with Autopilot, no other options), and as I understand the bill the car has a valuation of $88,000 (bill says $79,200 valuation with excise rate $25/$1000 for 4/12 months this year gives $660 tax, and cars are valuated at 90% on year of manufacture).

    I was just wondering if anyone has information on where one can find the valuation prices for MA excise tax, and if there are any circumstances where one can dispute the valuation price? Various references online say that MA uses the MSRP, but even with these options and before discounts the MSRP for the car quoted in my paperwork is only $83,200. I am guessing that MA has some list where they give the $88k figure for the Model S (or some variation of it), but I want to find out whether this is something that I should dispute.
     
  2. marcod

    marcod Member

    Joined:
    Sep 11, 2016
    Messages:
    33
    Location:
    Northampton, MA
    Mods - found an original thread for this question. Can you delete this one? Thanks.
     

Share This Page

  • About Us

    Formed in 2006, Tesla Motors Club (TMC) was the first independent online Tesla community. Today it remains the largest and most dynamic community of Tesla enthusiasts. Learn more.
  • Do you value your experience at TMC? Consider becoming a Supporting Member of Tesla Motors Club. As a thank you for your contribution, you'll get nearly no ads in the Community and Groups sections. Additional perks are available depending on the level of contribution. Please visit the Account Upgrades page for more details.


    SUPPORT TMC