Does the tire environmental fee apply to new leases? Yes. Please see important notice 15-19. December 11, 2017 17:34 Related articles What legislation was passed in 2015 that impacts tire fees? Does the tire environmental fee apply to dealer trades within the state of Tennessee? Does the dealer receive compensation for accounting for sales and remitting the tire fee? Are new tire sales sold to non-residents of Tennessee subject to the tire fee? Who pays the tire fee?