From October 1, 2019, the vehicle tax, which must be paid by the car owner, and the vehicle purchase tax, which is charged during the purchase of a car, will change.
|Cubic Capacity Displacement||Amount before the change||Amount after the change|
|Below 1.000cc||¥29.500||¥25.000 (- ¥4.500)|
|1.001cc to 1.500cc||¥34.500||¥30.500 (- ¥4.000)|
|1.501cc to 2.000cc||¥39.500||¥36.000 (- ¥3.500)|
|2.001cc to 2.500cc||¥45.000||¥43.500 (- ¥1.500)|
* Cars over 2.501cc will be reduced by – ¥ 1,000.
* The tax on cars registered before September 30, 2019 will not be changed!
When purchasing a car (including used cars), the tax will be decided according to the energy efficiency. The more economical the car is, the lower the tax.
|Amount before the change (vehicle puhase tax)||New amount(environmental performance discount)|
|Registered cars||3%||0 to 3%|
|Light cars (kei jidousha)||2%||0 to 2%|
* By way of exception, during the period from October 1, 2019 to September 30, 2020, the “environmental performance discount (kankyo seinou-wari)” for domestic vehicles will be decreased by 1%.
For more information on vehicle tax (jidousha-zei), click here (Japanese document only).
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