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Highway Statistics 2007

State Motor-Vehicle and Motor-Carrier Tax Receipts - 2007 1/

November 2008
Table MV-2

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(THOUSANDS OF DOLLARS)

STATE REGISTRATION FEES 2/ OTHER FEES MISCELLANEOUS RECEIPTS LESS UNCLASSIFIED REFUNDS TOTAL RECEIPTS
MOTOR VEHICLES OTHER VEHICLES TOTAL DRIVERS LICENSES CERTIFICATE OF TITLE FEES SPECIAL TITLE TAXES 4/ FINES AND PENALTIES ESTIMATED SERVICE CHARGES, LOCAL COLLECTIONS 5/ CARRIER GROSS RECEIPTS TAXES 6/ MILEAGE, TON-MILE AND PASSENGER-MILE TAX SPECIAL LICENSE FEES AND FRANCHISE TAXES 7/ CERTIFICATE OR PERMIT FEES 7/
AUTOMOBILES (INCLUDING TAXICABS) BUSES TRUCKS AND TRUCK TRACTORS 3/ TRAILERS MOTORCYCLES WEIGHT OR CAPACITY FLAT RATE
Alabama 48,311 247 92,598 3,957 1,451 146,564 20,607 22,774 - - - - 12 - - 95 44,634 234,686
Alaska 21,263 1,058 16,804 1,868 771 41,764 3,707 2,194 - - - - - - - - 4,011 51,676
Arizona 8/ 16,229 15 50,056 3,081 1,072 70,453 11,531 8,677 - 10,988 - - 14 124,500 921 1,922 119,586 348,592
Arkansas 33,521 169 61,462 7,437 449 103,038 10,678 3,728 - - - - - - - - 24,845 142,289
California 9/ 2,708,788 15,244 1,588,200 318,362 54,953 4,685,547 177,264 - - - - - - - 117 13,621 239,574 5,116,123
Colorado 121,940 840 79,071 6,470 3,923 212,244 15,904 11,728 - 12,618 2,061 - - 3,728 - - 499,385 757,668
Connecticut 10/ 54,694 3,043 11,544 3,578 967 73,826 29,584 16,919 - 283 - - - - 214 - 201,545 322,371
Delaware 9,499 721 9,632 2,029 264 22,145 1,824 3,972 - 1,503 - - - - - - 76,811 106,255
Dist. of Col. 10/ 6,745 1,809 2,275 50 471 11,350 3,847 1,705 42,888 - - - - - - - 25,910 85,700
Florida 265,724 2,456 313,674 27,495 6,834 616,183 51,490 108,335 - - - - - - - 282 373,937 1,150,227
Georgia 192,596 692 85,613 11,597 3,422 293,920 38,612 53,322 - 6,361 9,857 - - - - 12 42,309 444,393
Hawaii 125,199 7,911 23,432 7,224 1,302 165,068 3,957 - 19 355 21 - - - - - 12,087 181,507
Idaho 17,863 101 35,202 3,187 520 56,873 7,766 4,882 - 3,233 5,917 - - - 50,616 - 32,979 162,266
Illinois 605,927 42 482,433 33,681 11,683 1,133,766 19,067 189,156 - 10,410 - - - 503 - 2,117 211,261 1,566,280
Indiana 68,237 301 140,370 13,513 3,709 226,130 24,798 19,189 10 3,538 - - - - 1,917 124 51,279 326,985
Iowa 146,400 300 225,500 8,400 1,900 382,500 3,836 8,965 - - - - - - - - 35,089 430,390
Kansas 27,779 395 113,931 4,891 840 147,836 8,774 7,060 - - - - - - - 2,680 17,755 184,105
Kentucky 18,011 24 55,644 996 158 74,833 15,101 - 370,943 - - - 86,978 - - 9,137 90,658 647,650
Louisiana 10/ 44,346 148 28,859 3,444 392 77,189 17,984 19,374 14,099 - - 4,172 - - - 359 68,687 201,864
Maine 25,204 36 18,605 14,086 960 58,891 7,004 9,631 - - - - - - 256 3 18,853 94,638
Maryland 10/ 233,576 1,740 70,100 25,513 4,351 335,280 30,614 22,669 - 1,507 - - - - - - 858,994 1,249,064
Massachusetts 10/ 97,878 574 71,196 15,072 2,913 187,633 50,793 60,525 - 3,128 - - - - 1,181 166 50,856 354,282
Michigan 680,297 327 151,502 19,960 5,233 857,319 41,666 30,738 - - - - - - - 1,240 101,784 1,032,747
Minnesota 298,925 613 167,665 42,935 2,269 512,407 21,095 10,996 - 516 - - - - - 673 31,259 576,946
Mississippi 31,851 67 32,432 1,979 474 66,803 10,086 5,506 - 3,445 - - - - 781 - 71,670 158,290
Missouri 72,829 493 128,444 7,814 1,031 210,611 13,553 13,948 - 29,955 - - - - - 1,363 33,463 302,893
Montana 47,373 44 96,833 5,970 2,376 152,596 5,301 3,617 - 2 344 - - 23,656 3,867 1,802 7,445 198,630
Nebraska 22,601 65 35,572 4,208 440 62,886 8,325 6,359 - - - - - - 1,317 4 20,237 99,128
Nevada 71,568 505 30,899 4,382 1,643 108,997 9,949 14,728 - 9,711 68 - - - - - 92,413 235,866
New Hampshire 30,929 64 32,280 2,151 780 66,204 12,638 8,842 - 20,868 - - - - - - 18,501 127,053
New Jersey 160,938 1,672 40,923 5,502 40 209,075 63,723 1,100 - 48,372 - - - - - - 496,478 818,748
New Mexico 45,752 59 42,893 2,876 900 92,480 4,036 130,855 3,315 15,493 - - 95,922 - 4,007 4,967 34,833 385,908
New York 10/ 352,826 4,915 79,591 25,819 9,378 472,529 52,032 133,752 - - - - 112,315 - - 2,748 327,622 1,100,998
North Carolina 134,129 2,057 182,502 34,283 7,153 360,124 37,439 67,680 - - 9,120 - - - - - 203,141 677,504
North Dakota 33,678 92 30,627 2,099 926 67,422 657 1,178 398 386 - - - - - 7,138 5,072 82,251
Ohio 350,841 1,346 227,217 31,920 10,800 622,124 49,122 13,369 - 2,087 50,909 2,571 - - - - 200,625 940,807
Oklahoma 146,454 97 48,583 7,701 6,779 209,614 18,454 15,891 - 4,812 14,527 - 23 - 356 361 117,030 381,068
Oregon 10/ 74,617 515 37,868 14,362 1,974 129,336 18,454 64,599 - 228 - - 191,705 - 8,586 - 71,394 484,302
Pennsylvania 352,753 2,646 270,265 9,460 6,550 641,674 53,302 78,285 - 31,415 - - - - - - 146,628 951,304
Rhode Island 21,493 8 19,483 2,458 796 44,238 12,276 4,286 - - - - - - - - 5,995 66,795
South Carolina 63,258 136 16,039 1,157 557 81,147 17,964 21,931 - 6,857 - - 47 - - 70 106,721 234,737
South Dakota 17,079 155 44,186 4,207 530 66,157 1,708 1,528 - 564 - - - - - - 3,766 73,723
Tennessee 82,708 278 66,564 94,821 1,904 246,275 16,918 11,082 - 292 23,804 - - - 661 2,326 89,747 391,105
Texas 528,785 4,595 404,045 163,745 11,643 1,112,813 96,787 182,993 2,984,030 15,243 51,723 - - 433 9,458 2,236 262,605 4,718,321
Utah 26,040 105 28,034 2,816 1,276 58,271 8,465 5,031 - 512 - - - 7,482 - - 50,087 129,848
Vermont 24,621 39 16,940 2,999 931 45,530 5,325 4,716 56,003 - - - - - - - 21,834 133,408
Virginia 10/ 40,097 76 19,298 4,619 1,141 65,231 28,960 23,891 389,921 9,765 - - - - - 1,228 336,585 855,581
Washington 122,597 229 183,287 16,387 6,118 328,618 29,868 5,524 1,309 3,020 33,116 1,478 - - - 145 160,891 563,969
West Virginia 28,156 1 29,060 936 359 58,512 3,025 4,916 - - - - - - - 5 206,442 272,900
Wisconsin 157,665 324 223,370 10,538 948 392,845 22,110 15,004 - 622 - - - - - 626 116,807 548,014
Wyoming 5,080 54 49,248 3,881 441 58,704 2,359 10 - - - - - - 83 - 12,033 73,189
Total 8,915,670 59,443 6,311,851 1,047,916 188,695 16,523,575 1,220,339 1,457,160 3,862,935 258,089 201,467 8,221 487,016 160,302 84,338 57,450 6,454,153 30,775,044

1/ Highway-user revenues consist primarily of motor-fuel taxes, shown in Table MF-1, and motor-vehicle and motor-carrier taxes shown in this table.

2/ Where the registration year is not more than one month removed from the calendar year, registration-year receipts are given. Where the registration year is more than one month removed, calendar-year receipts are given.

3/ Includes fees for light trucks as reported in Table MV-9.

4/ Special titling taxes imposed under general sales tax levies are not included.

5/ County or local officers in many States are allowed service charges for issuing registrations, operators' licenses, or for related services. Some of these charges are included with registration and other fees. The amounts shown in this column are estimates of service charges that are collected and retained by local officials and not reported elsewhere in this table.

6/ Numerous States impose taxes on the gross receipts of motor carriers in connection with general state sales taxes or taxes on all transportation companies or public utilities. This column includes only the proceeds of gross receipts taxes reported by the States as special taxes on motor carriers.

7/ In general, the proceeds of special weight or capacity taxes imposed at a flat rate per vehicle are included under special license fees and franchise taxes. Application or filing fees required for the issuance of certificates of convenience and necessity to common carriers, and corresponding permits to contract and other motor carriers, are included under certificate or permit fees.

8/ Registration fees now exclude license taxes.

9/ Property taxes formerly levied on motor vehicles have been replaced by "Vehicle License Fees" in California. Because of the origin of these taxes, the administrative officers of California does not consider them to be highway-user taxes. The amounts included with registration fees in this table are as follows: California, automobiles; $1,619,430,470 buses; $4,902,620, trucks; $511,024,384, trailers; $73,366,337, and motorcycles; $17,070,429.

10/ Connecticut, Maryland, Massachusetts, New York and Oregon register automobiles for two-year periods, District of Columbia and Virginia for optional one- or two-year periods, and Louisiana for four-year periods, all on a staggered monthly basis.

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