State Motor Fuel Taxes: How Does Texas Rank?
- At $65, Texas vehicle registration fees rank 16th in the nation with a lower fee than peer states Michigan, Illinois and California.
- In Texas the average passenger car driver traveling 12,000 annual miles will pay $100 a year on average in state gas tax ranking the state 40th in the nation. Peer states with higher annual total state gas tax fees include California, New York, Pennsylvania, Michigan, Illinois, North Carolina, Florida, Ohio, and Georgia.
- At $165, Texas ranks 44th in the nation for total annual vehicle fees. Peer states with higher annual vehicle fees include California, Georgia, North Carolina, Michigan, New York, Illinois, Pennsylvania, Florida, and Ohio.
Source: American Petroleum Institute, State Motor Fuel Taxes 4/1/14