Luxury & Fuel Inefficient Vehicle Surcharge
July 15, 2006, new car dealerships are responsible for collecting a 0.4%
surcharge on the new sale or lease of vehicles priced $45,000 or greater
or on vehicles having an EPA rating of less than 19 miles per gallon.
Payment of the surcharge which is due on the 20th of the month following
each quarter, will be paid online. The first filing will be in October,
2006 for the third quarter.
If you have
any other questions regarding the surcharge and the issuance of vehicle
titles in New Jersey, please contact the New
Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission for additional information.