What is motor vehicle excise tax?

The motor vehicle excise is imposed on the privilege of registering a motor vehicle in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.  You are billed based on the information provided to the Registry of Motor Vehicles on the registration.

Appears in: Motor Vehicle Excise FAQs

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