Motor Vehicles Tax is a type of tax collected from motor vehicles, which must be paid in certain periods within a calendar year, the conditions are determined by the Highways Traffic Law and registered in traffic branches. Each vehicle owner is obliged to pay the Motor Vehicle Tax twice a year, at predetermined periods. The Motor Vehicle Tax is not only a type of tax for land vehicles, it is also paid for aircraft such as planes, helicopters and motor vessels. Motor Vehicles Tax starts from the moment of registration of the vehicles and the owner of the vehicle pays the Motor Vehicles Tax until the traffic registration of that vehicle is deleted.
Motor Vehicle Tax (MTV) How Much?
Amounts of Motor Vehicle Tax are determined within the scope of Article 197 of the Motor Vehicle Tax Law No. 10, under the title "Authority". MTV is not a tax type that has the only standard. The Motor Vehicle Tax is calculated differently according to certain characteristics such as the number of cylinders, age range, type and the value of the vehicle, the first registration date.
Motor Vehicle Tax rates vary according to the "Re-evaluation" rate, which can change every year with the effect of the inflation rate.
Let's illustrate how vehicles are taxed: For a vehicle with a vehicle value of up to 51.800,00 TL, with an engine cylinder volume of 1300 cm3 and below, between the ages of 1-3, the Motor Vehicles Tax payment has been determined as 964 TL. If the same vehicle is 16 years old or older, the MTV payment is determined as 100 TL.
When Are MTV Payments Made?
The vehicle owner becomes a taxpayer of Motor Vehicles Tax from the moment the traffic registration of the vehicle starts. In line with this obligation of individuals, MTV payments are made in two equal installments each calendar year in January (1 - 31 January) and July (1 - 31 July).
Since how much you will pay the Motor Vehicle Tax depends entirely on the qualifications of your vehicle, you can have an idea by performing the calculation process in advance. If you are looking for support for Motor Vehicles Tax calculation process, you can take advantage of the MTV calculation service offered by İşbank.
How to Pay Motor Vehicle Tax?
You have become a Motor Vehicle Taxpayer, and you know your tax amount. So how will you make your MTV payment?
- 1 Website of the Revenue Administration http://www.gib.gov.tr You can perform your online payment transaction with your credit card or debit card by logging into the "Debt Inquiry and Payment" section on your website.
- You can make your tax payment by going to the tax office directorates that have a Motor Vehicle Tax liability record or have been authorized for MTV collection.
- You can pay the Motor Vehicle Tax via e-Government if you wish.
- It is also possible to pay Motor Vehicles Tax by using bank branches or Internet Banking through contracted banks.