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All U.S. PHEV and EV Customers Get Rebates, but Some Must Also Pay Annual Taxes
All U.S. PHEV and EV Customers Get Rebates, but Some Must Also Pay Annual Taxes

18 Feb 2022, 22:44 UTC / Is it confusing? Yes, yes it is. A little bit, that’s true, but you must be prepared to enjoy an annual tax with your new EV or PHEV in some U.S. states

 
Another View on ULEZ Charges – Are They a Tax for Those Who Cannot Afford a New Vehicle?
Another View on ULEZ Charges – Are They a Tax for Those Who Cannot Afford a New Vehicle?

27 Nov 2021, 13:52 UTC / You are surely aware of the existence of ULEZ charges and how they are applied. Are they just a way to further tax those who cannot afford a newer vehicle?

 
Elon Musk Sold Tesla Shares Before Twitter Poll Decided He Should Do It
Elon Musk Sold Tesla Shares Before Twitter Poll Decided He Should Do It

11 Nov 2021, 10:08 UTC / It was already planned since September 14, when Musk filed with SEC a form known as a 10b5-1. That sale raised $1.1 billion, but Musk sold more shares already

 
German Drivers in Favor of Speed-Restricted Autobahn, but There Is a Catch
German Drivers in Favor of Speed-Restricted Autobahn, but There Is a Catch

2 Nov 2021, 11:25 UTC / According to a survey, the majority of German drivers are in favor of implementing speed limits on the autobahn. That is not the full story, though.

 
Luxury Cars Worth $15M Seized, as Authorities Break Down “Tax Carousel” Scheme
Luxury Cars Worth $15M Seized, as Authorities Break Down “Tax Carousel” Scheme

21 Oct 2021, 11:14 UTC / A massive international tax evasion scheme involving luxury cars, linked to the Italian mafia, was brought down by German authorities and EPPO.

 
Norway's Proposed Luxury Tax for EVs Might Bring a Worldwide Trend
Norway's Proposed Luxury Tax for EVs Might Bring a Worldwide Trend

3 Oct 2021, 14:25 UTC / With electric vehicle sales in Norway reaching almost 80 percent of the market this September, politicians are talking about a luxury tax for expensive EVs

 
Volkswagen Warns of Insecurity and Uncertainty Over Brexit Deal Rejection
Volkswagen Warns of Insecurity and Uncertainty Over Brexit Deal Rejection

17 Jan 2019, 15:51 UTC / Volkswagen says Brexit deal rejection could have the power of throwing the company in a “period of insecurity and planning uncertainty.”

 
UK Cities Plan Clean Air Zone Expansions, Diesel Bans Are Possible
UK Cities Plan Clean Air Zone Expansions, Diesel Bans Are Possible

7 May 2017, 09:57 UTC / Diesel engines that do not comply with the Euro 6 norms may be banned in certain areas of some cities in the United Kingdom. Those would be "Clean Air Zones"

 
Norway Has Ambitious Plan To Phase Out Interest in Gas or Diesel Cars by 2025
Norway Has Ambitious Plan To Phase Out Interest in Gas or Diesel Cars by 2025

27 Feb 2017, 18:05 UTC / Norway has an interesting plan to make its residents buy electric and hybrid vehicles instead of conventional models. Instead of a ban, a tax will be imposed

 
Lynk Brand Wants To Launch Its Cars In The USA, Fears Trump' Surcharge
Lynk Brand Wants To Launch Its Cars In The USA, Fears Trump' Surcharge

27 Jan 2017, 15:35 UTC / Lynk & Co, the Chinese-owned brand that revealed a crossover last fall, wants to sell cars in the USA. However, it fears Trump will impose a border tax

 
Michigan Increases Taxes To Fund Road Repairs, Hybrids And Electrics Affected
Michigan Increases Taxes To Fund Road Repairs, Hybrids And Electrics Affected

27 Dec 2016, 16:46 UTC / The state of Michigan will impose higher fees on car owners starting January 2017 to fund road repairs. Owners of hybrids and electrics are also affected

 
Suzuki Tax Probe Reveals Company Concealed A Part Of Its Income
Suzuki Tax Probe Reveals Company Concealed A Part Of Its Income

14 Sep 2016, 09:52 UTC / After Suzuki's fuel economy scandal, the Japanese brand had a tax probe, which turned out to uncover more problems. The latest is concealed income

 
Obama's $10/Barrel Oil Tax Proposal Won't Pass Congress, Representative Says
Obama's $10/Barrel Oil Tax Proposal Won't Pass Congress, Representative Says

8 Feb 2016, 13:37 UTC / House Republicans are committed to killing the Oil Tax proposed by President Barack Obama. They believe that US economy will be stronger with cheap fuel

 
Volkswagen Promises to Pay All CO2 Tax Differences in Europe
Volkswagen Promises to Pay All CO2 Tax Differences in Europe

7 Nov 2015, 15:43 UTC / This latest problem, regarding the CO2 levels of 800,000 cars, will cost the company €2 billion ($2.2 billion) according to internal estimates

 
13-Year-Old Schoolboy Creates One of the Fastest-Growing Businesses in UK
13-Year-Old Schoolboy Creates One of the Fastest-Growing Businesses in UK

18 May 2015, 09:51 UTC / Harvey Millington simply asked his dad a question, when he realized there's something that motorists need and he could make. It's a promising business now

 
For Us, By Us
For Us, By Us

3 May 2011, 15:45 UTC / Unless your name is either Abe Vigoda or Betty White, there's scarcity of reasons for why you should remember the fact that chicken was considered a luxury delicacy before World War II. But, t...

 
We’re going to the US. EU sucks.
We’re going to the US. EU sucks.

30 Mar 2011, 08:50 UTC / I wonder... how prepared the guys over in the US are to take in a wave of immigrants of about... 500 million people by 2050? I’m already considering it, after reading the new projects fleshed ...

 
Increased Taxes for Company Car Drivers
Increased Taxes for Company Car Drivers

24 Mar 2011, 14:32 UTC / Those who have felt lucky to have landed a job which comes with a company car attached might feel an increased strain of their pockets in the near future, after the British announced their anti-cris...

 
Americans Like Tolls, Hate Gas Taxes
Americans Like Tolls, Hate Gas Taxes

23 Jul 2010, 10:53 UTC / With increasing traffic problems generated by the aging infrastructure, the US is trying to find ways to fund the much needed repairs, maintenance and construction of roads and bridges. But it'...

 
Cash For Clunkers Brings $2 Billion in Taxes
Cash For Clunkers Brings $2 Billion in Taxes

14 Oct 2009, 06:57 UTC / Cash for Clunkers was undoubtedly a very successful campaign, especially when considering that after the first money package approved for the scheme got entirely spent after approximately one week. ...