Determining the Tax Due

In general, a tax of 6.25% on the purchase price is due on a vehicle purchased in Massachusetts or brought into Massachusetts for use, with various exceptions depending on the buyer's state of residency, the date of the purchase, and whether the vehicle was purchased and delivered in Massachusetts.

 

For more information, please choose from among these following scenarios:

      Massachusetts Resident Purchasing a Vehicle in Massachusetts

      Massachusetts Resident Purchasing a Vehicle Outside of Massachusetts

      Non-Resident Purchasing a Vehicle and Taking Delivery in Massachusetts

      Non-Resident Purchasing a Vehicle in Massachusetts and Taking Delivery Out-of-State

      Non-Resident Purchasing a Vehicle Outside of Massachusetts and Registering the Vehicle in Massachusetts