Apply for a refund of tax on surrender of a trade licence (form VTL308)

Get a vehicle tax refund when you surrender a trade licence.



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Application for motor traders and vehicle testers for a vehicle tax refund when surrendering a trade licence.

Published 26 April 2013
Last updated 18 October 2019 + show all updates
  1. PDF updated

  2. PDF updated

  3. Amended document to include abolition of the tax disc changes.

  4. First published.