Canadian group satirizes Saskatchewan’s dumb EV tax by suggesting a sidewalk tax

Electrek

The province of Saskatchewan in Canada has joined a growing number of regions around the world in levying punitive taxes against electric cars while letting gas cars continue to get away with murder.

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CT legislature passes highway usage tax on heavy trucks

Green Car Congress

The Connecticut General Assembly has passed HB 6688 , a bill that imposes a highway use tax (HUT) on every carrier for operating, or causing to be operated, certain heavy, multi-unit motor vehicles (Class 8-13) on any highway (i.e., The bill establishes per-mile tax rates that increase based on vehicle gross weight, ranging from $0.025 per mile for vehicles weighing 26,000-28,000 lbs to $0.175 cents per mile for vehicles weighing more than 80,000 lbs.

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Is Louisiana Planning To Charge EV Owners $400/Y While Rejecting Increased Gas Taxes?

EV Obssesion

Recently, there was a bill proposed to increase gasoline taxes and tax EV owners $400 per year to own an EV in the state. The post Is Louisiana Planning To Charge EV Owners $400/Y While Rejecting Increased Gas Taxes? Louisiana is well known for having severely bad roads.

Tax credit for conversions

DIY Electric Car

Any chance anyone knows whether there is any kind of tax benefit you can get from an EV conversion? Hi all, new member here and trying to figure out my budget. Thanks! New Member Introductions

Senate Finance Committee Approves $12,500 EV Tax Credit Bill

The Truth About Cars

Changes include raising the federal EV tax rebate ceiling to $12,500 and opening the door for automakers who already exhausted their production quotas. The post Senate Finance Committee Approves $12,500 EV Tax Credit Bill appeared first on The Truth About Cars.

Could an "electric fuel" tax for EV use help states solve the gas-tax dilemma?

Green Car Reports

The gas tax remains one of the main funding sources for road infrastructure, which has led to cries that electric-car drivers aren't paying their fare share of road maintenance costs. A new bill circulating through the Minnesota legislature calls for an "electric fuel" tax for EVs.

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Nepal new budget: removes tax hikes on EVs, waives renewal & road tax for 5 years

Electric Vehicles India

Nepal new budget: removes tax hikes on EVs, waives renewal & road tax for 5 years. Exemption of renewal and road taxes for five years if an existing petroleum vehicle switches to battery power.

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Legislators propose $2,500 federal tax credit for used EVs

Green Car Reports

The federal EV tax credit has thus far only been available for new vehicles, but legislation introduced last week in both houses of Congress could change that.

Proposed EV tax credit boost: $12,500 tax credit, for union labor and US-made

Green Car Reports

manufacturing infrastructure and help pivot to electric vehicles and clean energy, one outcome is looking increasingly likely: an expansion of the EV tax credit. As the Biden administration and Congressional Democrats push ahead on coordinated policy to strengthen U.S.

Proposed Changes to Federal EV Tax Credit – Part 2: End of the Manufacturer Sales Phaseout

EV Adoption

Arguably the biggest flaw in the Plug-In Electric Drive Vehicle Credit ( IRC 30D ) regulations is the triggering of a phaseout schedule of the tax credit when a manufacturer sells 200,000 total EVs (BEV and PHEV).

Congressman ‘frustrated’ with reduced electric bike tax credit in US, but calls it progress

Electrek

The original sponsor of a bill introducing a 30% tax credit for electric bicycle purchases recently commented on the current state of the proposed legislation, calling it frustrating but expressing hope at the progress it indicated.

DOE: Average annual gasoline taxes paid per vehicle, by state, 2019

Green Car Congress

The Federal tax on gasoline is 18.4 cents per gallon, and each state has a gasoline tax, ranging from 8.95 Since taxes are charged on a per-gallon basis, someone with a more efficient vehicle will pay less in taxes over the course of a year.

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Senate votes to place a $40,000 price cap on EV tax credit

Green Car Reports

Earlier this week the Senate voted to place price and household-income caps on the federal EV tax credit, as part of the $3.5 would eliminate tax credits for vehicles costing more than $40,000, and for households with more than

EV tax credit boost: At up to $12,500, here’s how the two versions compare

Green Car Reports

An expansion of the EV tax credit, which has seen bipartisan support before, has been on President Biden’s CO2-cutting tasklist since before he was elected.

Impact of Proposed Changes to the Federal EV Tax Credit – Part 1: Summary Chart

EV Adoption

A key component of the CEAA is nine proposed changes to the Plug-In Electric Drive Vehicle Credit ( IRC 30D ) — more commonly known as the “federal EV tax credit.”. In essence, the difference becomes a tax refund instead of credit.

Revamped EV tax credit: Tesla, Toyota, Honda pushing back vs. union-made bonus

Green Car Reports

Honda, Tesla, and Toyota are pushing back against a proposal by Democrats in the United States House of Representatives to give union-made electric cars an additional $4,500 federal tax credit.

Proposed Changes to Federal EV Tax Credit – Part 5: Making the Credit Refundable

EV Adoption

One of the biggest complaints about the federal electric vehicle (EV) tax credit (IRC 30D) is that its structure of using a non-refundable tax credit is clearly more beneficial to higher-income households. How the Current Tax Credit Works For EV Buyers.

EV tax credit union boost, Hyundai Tucson PHEV pricing, BMW EV range: Today’s Car News

Green Car Reports

And controversy swirls over a boost being given to unions as part of the EV tax credit. A revamped version of the federal EV tax credit, lifting the. The Hyundai Tucson Plug-In Hybrid beats the RAV4 Prime on affordability. BMW is sitting out the race for more mass-market EV range.

We need to talk about tax…

Clean Car

There have been some MAJOR changes to the company car tax treatment of battery electric vehicles (BEV) this year. Company car tax rates are designed to encourage company car drivers to choose cars with lower levels of CO2 and (from April 2018) NOx emissions.

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Proposed Changes to Federal EV Tax Credit – Part 3: MSRP Must Be Less Than $80,000

EV Adoption

Should expensive electric vehicles be excluded from the federal electric vehicle tax credit (IRC 30D)? For example, buyers of the Lucid Air Grand Touring, which has an MSRP of $131,500, would still get to apply the tax credit because Lucid Motors offers the base Air Pure model at $69,900.

Volvo XC40 Recharge EV to start at $53,990 in US before qualifying tax incentives

Green Car Congress

The purchase of an XC40 Recharge may qualify for a federal tax credit of up to $7,500. The Volvo XC40 Recharge, the company’s first fully electric vehicle, will carry an MSRP of $53,990 when it arrives in US showrooms later this year.

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California reduces tax on dimethyl ether (DME) fuel to be consistent with other alternative fuels; enabling retail sales

Green Car Congress

The California state legislature passed and the Governor signed into law a bill ( AB-2663 ) that lowers the Use Fuel Tax rate of dimethyl ether (DME) from $0.18 per gallon of DME-propane fuel blend used on or after 1 July 2021 (the same tax rate as propane, $0.06

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Tesla’s move to Texas labeled ‘betrayal’ of California, a way to escape paying taxes

Teslarati

Additionally, a commonly spread myth about all billionaires attempting to avoid paying taxes is also being thrown into the mix, further adding fuel to a fire that doesn’t really need to exist.

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Tesla wants India’s government to consider lowering import taxes

Teslarati

Tesla is seeking lower import taxes on electric vehicles in India by writing to the country’s government ministries. This would impose a 100% tax on all of its vehicles, except for this configuration.

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How might EVs be taxed in the future?

Discover EV

We look at the ways in which VED – or car tax – will be applied to EVs in the future

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New 30% tax credit for electric bicycles makes progress in US Senate

Electrek

Remember that proposed 30% tax credit for electric bicycles in the US? more… The post New 30% tax credit for electric bicycles makes progress in US Senate appeared first on Electrek. It’s now one step closer to becoming law, thanks to recent progress in the US Senate.

Senate tax plan leaves electric-car purchase credit in place

Green Car Reports

income-tax credit for purchase of an electric car took a new turn on Thursday. HR1, the draft Tax Cut and Jobs Act introduced in the House of Representatives, would end the credit as of December 31. Senate version of the tax-reform bill introduced late Thursday, however, retains the credit. Politics senate tax credit taxes plug-in carsThe battle over early termination of the U.S.

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Nissan Leaf price cut, 40-mpg Maverick pickup supply, used EV tax credit: Today’s Car News

Green Car Reports

An EV tax credit could soon extend to used vehicles. The 40-mpg versions of the Maverick hybrid pickup might be hard to find. And the Leaf is now the lowest-priced EV in the U.S. market. This and more, here at Green Car Reports.

Electric bicycle tax credit makes progress in Congress but gets slashed from 30% to 15%

Electrek

A 30% tax credit for electric bicycle purchases in the US has been slowly working its way through the gauntlet of Congress. more… The post Electric bicycle tax credit makes progress in Congress but gets slashed from 30% to 15% appeared first on Electrek.

U.S. Democrats propose expansion of tax credits for electric vehicles

Electric Vehicles India

Democrats propose expansion of tax credits for electric vehicles. Democrats have proposed an expansion of tax credits for electric vehicles. Democrats propose expansion of tax credits for electric vehicles appeared first on Promoting Eco Friendly Travel.

EV tax credit boost, Tesla Vision fail, Tesla and Texas: Today’s Car News

Green Car Reports

And will Americans be able to get up to $12,500 with a re-upped EV tax credit? Legislation currently advancing in the Senate includes a provision to give the EV tax credit a big. Texas doesn’t budge for Tesla.

Finally, a new bill calls for tax credits for integrated solar roofs

Electrek

Mikie Sherill (D-NJ) and Bill Pascrell (D-NJ) today introduced a bill in the US House of Representatives that amends the solar investment tax credit (ITC) to include integrated solar roofs.

Proposed 30% US tax credit for e-bike purchases gains support in Congress

Electrek

Americans are getting closer to a federal tax credit for electric bicycles, a proposal that could be similar in concept to the electric car and motorcycle tax incentives already on the books.

Lawmakers introduce bill to provide blender’s tax credit for Sustainable Aviation Fuel

Green Car Congress

The legislation would create a tax credit starting at $1.50 The tax credit would expire at the end of 2031. With a long-term, performance-based Blender’s Tax Credit for SAF, we will be able to invest in and produce SAF at scale across the US. The tax credit will significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions from aviation, improve local air quality and enable a path to net-zero emissions for the aviation industry.

Proposed Changes to Federal EV Tax Credit – Part 4: Chinese-Assembled Vehicles Will Not Be Eligible for Tax Credit

EV Adoption

One of the proposed changes to the federal EV tax credit that has flown a bit under the radar is also one of the most political and protectionist in nature. What Is the Near-Term impact of The Loss of the Tax Credit for EVs Assembled in China ?

US senators announce offshore wind manufacturing tax credit bill

Electrek

more… The post US senators announce offshore wind manufacturing tax credit bill appeared first on Electrek.

Electric car US tax credit proposed to $12,500, less for Tesla vehicles

Electrek

A new bill to reform the federal electric car tax incentive in the US has passed the US Senate Finance Committee. It includes increasing the electric vehicle tax credit to up to $12,500, but it was expertly crafted to give less to Tesla vehicle buyers.

Mini Strip concept, hydrogen from coal, EV tax credit limits: Today’s Car News

Green Car Reports

The Senate votes to reel in an EV tax credit expansion, although it might not mean much yet. Looking at end use, hydrogen from coal is dirtier than coal combustion. And Mini shows how stripped-down it can get with an EV. This and more, here at Green Car Reports.

Proposed EV tax credit boost: $12,500 for union labor and US-made

Green Car Reports

manufacturing infrastructure and help pivot to electric vehicles and clean energy, one outcome is looking increasingly likely: an expansion of the EV tax credit. As the Biden administration and Congressional Democrats push ahead on coordinated policy to strengthen U.S.

Lunaz to begin production of electric classic Range Rovers; prices begin at £245,000 excluding local taxes

Green Car Congress

Prices for classic electric Range Rovers by Lunaz start at £245,000 (US$329,000) excluding local taxes. Lunaz, a creator of electric classic cars, announced the first tranche of production availability for classic electric Range Rovers.

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Tesla’s Elon Musk reiterates call for a carbon tax in the United States

Teslarati

Elon Musk recently reiterated his support for a carbon tax in the United States, reiterating a point he has emphasized in the past. A 2020 poll shows that 2/3 of American voters agree with Musk’s call for a carbon tax. It is high time there was a carbon tax!

Which electric vehicles still qualify for US federal tax credit?

Electrek

As sales of electric vehicles continue to surge, many new and prospective customers have questions about qualifying for federal tax credit on electric vehicles. more… The post Which electric vehicles still qualify for US federal tax credit?

Tesla Model X SUV Qualifies For $25K 'HUMMER Tax Break'

Green Car Reports

Remember the gas-guzzler tax allowance, nicknamed the "HUMMER deduction" because it allowed small-business owners to buy massive, heavy, fuel-sucking SUVs and deduct a large piece of the cost from their taxes? But the Section 179 tax credit has. tax incentives Tesla Motors plug-in cars

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