Fuels Tax Rates
In accordance with Va. Code § 58.1-2217, the DMV is required to levy an excise tax on motor fuels. In addition to the tax, the code requires a storage tank fee to be imposed on motor fuels sold and delivered or used in the Commonwealth.
|Fuel Type||Rates per Gallon |
July 1, 2022 to June 30, 2023
|Rates per Gallon |
July 1, 2023 to June 30, 2024
|Gasoline||28.0 cents||29.8 cents|
|Diesel||28.9 cents||30.8 cents|
|Blended Fuels (Gasoline)||28.0 cents||29.8 cents|
|Blended Fuels (Diesel)||28.9 cents||30.8 cents|
|Aviation Fuels||5.0 cents||5.0 cents|
|Alternative Fuels (see below)||28.0 cents per gasoline gallon equivalent (GGE)||29.8 cents per gasoline gallon equivalent (GGE)|
|Storage Tank Fee||0.6 cents per gallon||0.6 cents per gallon|
Previous Fuels Tax Rates
To view previous tax rates, refer to Tax Rates for Prior Periods.
Alternative Fuels Conversion
All Alternative Fuels are required to be converted to the Gasoline Gallon Equivalent (GGE) before reporting. A list of alternative fuels and their conversion formulas, along with a conversion tool, is available on Converting Alternative Fuels to GGE.