To pay the car tax (the transportation tax) is required each year. The terms of payment of the tax is determined by local legislative bodies. If the owner has not paid the fee within the stipulated time, a penalty is imposed equal to 20% of the amount of tax and is charging interest for late payment at the rate of 1/300 of the refinancing rate of the Central Bank.
A vehicle equipped with an engine, taxed for each horsepower. Engine power (horsepower) multiplied by the approved tax rate and the result of the sum, which is called the transport tax.
In order to know the outstanding tax on the car, please contact the tax office at your place of residence, or visit on-line service "Personal Cabinet of the taxpayer" on the official website of the Federal tax service of Russia.
After receiving a receipt or tax notice, the owner is obliged to pay tax within the deadline. Calculation of tax for individuals is made by tax inspectors, and legal persons should submit the Declaration yourself. The transport fee is calculated for the period of registration of the vehicle for the owner. A receipt indicating the amount of tax must be sent to the tax inspection to the owner prior to June 1 of the current year.
If you want to advance to fulfill the obligation to pay vehicle tax, contact the tax authority at the place of residence for the purpose of receiving the tax notice. For a receipt, you may contact directly the owner of the vehicle. You must have title and certificate of vehicle registration, an INN and the passport of the citizen of the Russian Federation.
If you replaced the engine, wherein power from the previous one, write the application in traffic police about modification in the data sheet. After that, the transport fee will be calculated according to the new characteristics.
Some vehicles are exempt from vehicle tax, a complete list of these vehicles listed in paragraph 2 of article 358 of the tax code. Make sure that your vehicle is not on this list.