Road Tax Rates

Car tax calculator

Find the cost to tax any car

How car tax rates are calculated

For cars registered after March 1st, 2001, the DVLA car tax rate (Vehicle Excise Duty) is based on the car's CO2 emissions and the type of fuel it uses.

For cars registered before March 1st, 2001, car tax is based on engine size only. There is one rate for engines up to 1549cc and one for 1550cc and over.

New road tax rates for 2015/16

New road tax rates for 2015/16

  • Find out what you will pay for car tax in 2015/16
  • 2015 Budget reveals inflation increases for VED bands H and up
  • Increases are in line with inflation and option to pay by direct debit
Car tax in the UK

Car Tax in the UK

Last year was an important time for car tax with some big changes taking place. Firstly, after 93...