Tax and Tags CalculatorCompare Car Insurance Quotes in 3 Steps
1. Enter Your Zip:
When purchasing a vehicle the tax and tags are calculated based on a number of factors including:
- The county the vehicle is registered within.
- The vehicle weight.
- The type of license plates requested.
- If you have a trade-in.
- The state in which you live.
NOTE: Not ALL STATES offer a tax and tags calculator. (See below for states that do and don't offer these services.)
In addition, CarMax offers a free Tax and Tags Calculator for SOME STATES. This calculator can help you estimate the taxes required when purchasing a new or used vehicle.
States With Online Tax Calculator
The following states offer FREE Calculators to help you determine sales and/or registration taxes.
- New Jersey
- North Carolina
- North Dakota
- Rhode Island
- South Dakota
- Washington DC
States With Tax Charts Only
The following states provide TAX CHARTS & INFORMATION (no calculators) to help you determine sales and/or registration taxes.
- New Hampshire's City or Town
- New Mexico
- South Carolina
- West Virginia
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