How much are temporary tags for an out of state resident? Temporary operation permits are $10.00. November 30, 2020 15:53 Related articles If I am a Tennessee resident and buy a car out of state, how long do I have to register the car? I bought a new car in another state and I received a temporary tag that will expire tomorrow. How do I get my tags for Tennessee? How do I title a vehicle I just purchased? What is needed to register a vehicle in the state of Tennessee? How do I get a Tennessee license plate for my car?