Guidance

Vehicle tax rates (V149 and V149/1)

Rates of vehicle tax for all types of vehicle.

Documents

V149 (from 1 April 2022)

V149/1 (from 1 August 2020)

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The tables include standard rates for vehicles that have already been registered and first vehicle tax rates for new vehicles. They also include tax rates for all types of goods vehicles, buses and recovery vehicles.

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Published 27 March 2013
Last updated 1 April 2022 + show all updates
  1. Old versions of the V149 and V149W PDFs removed.

  2. Uploaded the latest accessible V149 and V149W PDFs.

  3. Updated tax rates hyperlink.

  4. Updated pdf (V149 1 April 2021)

  5. Updated English and Welsh V149 pdf

  6. Added new rates of vehicle tax from 1 April 2021 for cars, motorcycles, light goods vehicles and private light goods vehicles

  7. New Welsh V149/1W added

  8. Updated V149/1 pdf

  9. Attached new V149/1 for 1 August 2020.

  10. Update to Welsh pdf April 2020

  11. Updated pdf.

  12. New vehicle tax rates coming into force on 1 April 2020

  13. Added the Welsh version of V149W for 2019

  14. Attached new V149 for 1 April 2019.

  15. Updated pdf.

  16. Updated pdf.

  17. Removed 2017 rates.

  18. Updated with rates from 1 April 2018.

  19. New rates of vehicle tax from 1 April, 2017

  20. Old 2015 vehicle tax rates removed.

  21. New vehicle tax rates from 1 April 2016 added.

  22. The description has changed from first year rates to first vehicle tax rates.

  23. New vehicle tax rates from 1 April 2015

  24. Updated version of the V149 and V149W.

  25. Go ultra low campaign link added.

  26. Updated version of both th V149 and V149W.

  27. Updated Version of the V149 published.

  28. Updated version of the V149.

  29. Added the V149W form

  30. Added new V149 for 1 April 2014

  31. First published.