Vehicle Road Tax & Charges in Tamil Nadu

Road Tax in Tamil Nadu

Road Tax Rates for Two-wheelers in Tamil Nadu

For new vehicles there is an 8% cost of the vehicle that needs to be paid.

Age Since Registration

Tax Rate on Vehicle Cost

Up to one year

7.75%

Between one and two years

7.5%

Between two and three years

7.25%

Between three and four years

7%

Between four and five years

6.75%

Between five and six years

6.5%

Between six and seven years

6.25%

Between seven and eight years

6%

Between eight and nine years

5.75%

Between nine and ten years

5.5%

Between ten and eleven years

5.25%

More than eleven years

5%

Road Tax Rates for Four-wheelers in Tamil Nadu

As of 2010, new vehicles costing up to Rs.10 lakh will result in taxes of 10% on its cost. For instance, if the cost is Rs.8 lakh, the resulting Tamil Nadu road tax would be Rs.80000. If at the time of registration, the vehicle cost exceeds Rs.10 lakh, taxes would be applicable at 15%. For older motor vehicles, the tax rate is calculated as follows.

 

Age from the Month of Registration

Vehicle Costing up to Rs.10 lakh (% of vehicle cost)

Vehicle Costing More than Rs.10 lakh (% of vehicle cost

Not more than one year

8.75%

13.75%

Between one and two years

8.5%

13.5%

Between two and three years

8.25%

13.25%

Between three and four years

8%

13%

Between four and five years

7.75%

12.75%

Between five and six years

7.50%

12.5%

Between six and seven years

7.25%

12.25%

Between seven and eight years

7%

12%

Between eight and nine years

6.75%

11.75%

Between nine and ten years

6.5%

11.5%

Between ten and eleven years

6.25%

11.25%

More than eleven years

6%

11%

Road Tax for Commercial Vehicles

The Tamil Nadu commercial vehicle tax is as shown below.

Category as per Laden Weight

Quarterly Tax (Rs.)

Not more than 3000 kg

545.00

Between 3000 kg and 5,500 kg

885.00

Between 5500 kg and 9000 kg

1355.00

Between 12000 kg and 13000 kg

1930,00

Between 13000 kg and 15000 kg

2300.00

Exceeding 15000 kg

2300.00 (Plus Rs.50 per 250 kg in excess of 15000 kg.

How to Pay Road Tax Online in Tamil Nadu

List of RTOs in Tamil Nadu

Here is a list of the Regional Transport Offices in Tamil Nadu.

RTO LOCATIONS

RTO CODE

Chennai (Central)

TN01

Sulur

TN42Y

Uthamapalayam

TN60Z

Chennai(North-West)

TN02

Coimbatore-North

TN38

Ariyalur

TN61

Chennai (North East)

TN03

Tiruppur(North)

TN39

Sivaganga

TN63

Chennai(East)

TN04

Avinashi

TN39Z

Karaikudi

TN63Z

Chennai(North)

TN05

Mettupalayam

TN40

Madurai(Central)

TN64

Chennai(South-East)

TN06

Pollachi

TN41

Ramanathpuram

TN65

RTO Chennai(south)

TN07

Valparai

TN41W

Paramakudi

TN65Z

Chennai(west)

TN09

Tirupur(south)

TN42

Coimbatore(central)

TN66

Chennai(south-west)

TN10

Kangayam

TN42Y

Virudhunagar

TN67

Tambaram

TN11

Ooty

TN43

Aruppukottai

TN67W

Poonamalle

TN12

Gudalur

TN43Z

Kumbakonam

TN68

Ambattur

TN13

Tiruchirapalli(West)

TN45

Tuticorin

TN69

Sholinganallur

TN14

Manapparai

TN45Z

Kovilpatti

TN69Z

Ulundurpet

TN15

Perambalur

TN46

Hosur

TN70

Kallakurichi

TN15Z

RTO Karur

TN47

Tirunelveli

TN72

Tindivanam

TN16

UO Manmangalam

TN47X

Unit Office - Vallioor

TN72V

Gingee

TN16Z

Aravakurichi

TN47Y

Ranipet

TN73

Redhills

TN18

Kulithala

TN47Z

Arakonam

TN73Z

Gumidipoondi

TN18Y

Srirangam

TN48

Nagercoil

TN74

Chengalpattu

TN19

UO lalgudi

TN48X

Marthandam

TN75

Madurantakam

TN19Z

UO Musiri

TN48Y

Tenkasi

TN76

Thiruthani

TN20

Thuraiyur

TN48Z

Ambasamuthiram

TN76V

Kancheepuram

TN21

Thanjavur

TN49

Attur

TN77

Sriperumbudur

TN21W

Pattukottai

TN49Y

Valapadi

TN77Z

Meenambakkam

TN22

Thiruvarur

TN50

Dharapuram

TN78

Vellore

TN23

Thiruthraipoondi

TN50Y

Udumalpet

TN78Z

Gudiyatham

TN23T

Mannargudi

TN50Z

Sankarankoil

TN79

Krishnagiri

TN24

Nagapattinam

TN51

Tiruchirapalli (East)

TN81

Tiruvannamalai

TN25

Sangari

TN52

Thiruverumbur

TN81Z

Cheyyar

TN25Y

Mettur

TN52Z

RTO, MAYILADUTHURAI

TN82

ARANI

TN25Z

SALEM (EAST)

TN54

SIRKALI

TN82Z

NAMAKKAL (NORTH)

TN28

PUDUKOTTAI

TN55

VANIYAMBADI

TN83

RASIPURAM

TN28Z

ILLUPPUR

TN55Y

AMBUR

TN83Y

DHARMAPURI

TN29

ARANTHANGI

TN55Z

THIRUPATTUR

TN83Z

PALACODE

TN29W

PERUNDURAI

TN56

SRIVILIPUTHUR

TN84

HARUR

TN29Z

DINDIGUL

TN57

SIVAKASI

TN84Z

SALEM(WEST)

TN30

OTTANCHATRAM

TN57R

KUNDRATHUR

TN85

Hope you have found the Tamil Nadu road tax rate article useful for your perusal. Clear your tax dues and enjoy driving on the roads with confidence!

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