The Tennessee General Assembly recently passed legislation (Public Chapter 525) imposing a tire environmental fee assessed on the purchase or lease of new, previously untitled motor vehicles to be titled and registered in Tennessee, effective October 1, 2015. The fees are as follows:
• $5 for a motor vehicle with four or fewer wheels, not including any spare
• $10 for a motor vehicle with more than four but fewer than 11 wheels, not including any spare
• $15 for a motor vehicle with 11 or more wheels, not including any spare
You can read more about the tire environmental fee by reading important notice 15-19.