New rates on road tax in Germany on 1st January 2019

Posted on 24.10.2018

The predicted increase in German road tax has now been passed by the German Bundestag. This means increases of as much as 60 % compared to the present level.

For trucks with 5 axles and an Euronorm 6 engine the increase will be 39 %. For trucks with 2-4 axles and an Euronorm 6 engine, which is typically used for distribution, the increases will go up to 60 %.

During December 2018 FREJA will prepared updated road tax rates with effect on 1st January 2019.

If you have any questions, please feel free to address your normal FREJA contact person.


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