NH Car Registration Fee Rate, $18 per $1,000 ‘list’ Price
…by Anura Guruge
As with the length of wait for a permanent license after online renewal, the ‘above’ was another piece of information that I could not easily locate using Google.
So, yesterday we had to register the KIA we had bought on June 28, 2012 from the (still) good folks at TEAM KIA, Concord.
I had to confess, I was taken aback by how much it was to register. But, as the lady pointed out, NH must get its revenue in someway. I understand that (to my cost, since I also get hit on ‘income and dividend‘).
The rate, at least as it applies in Alton, NH, is $18 per $1,000 of ‘list price’ — with the list price per the NH DMV database, which I am sure only has average prices across a given model line. So, though we have the basic model, I am sure that the list price they used was that averaged out across all the models of that make. C’est la vie.
Hope this helps.