ACEA Tax Guide 2021

This 2021 edition of the annual ACEA Tax Guide presents a comprehensive overview of specific taxes that are levied on motor vehicles in Europe, as well as in other major markets around the world.

Counting more than 350 pages, this is the most complete edition to date, which makes it an indispensable tool for anyone interested in the European auto industry and related policies.

The 2021 Tax Guide contains all the latest information about taxes on vehicle acquisition (VAT, sales tax, registration tax), ownership (annual circulation tax, road tax) and motoring (fuel tax).

In addition to looking in detail at the 27 member states of the European Union, the United Kingdom and the three EFTA countries Iceland, Norway and Switzerland, the Guide also provides in-depth taxation information for Brazil, China, India, Japan, South Korea, Russia, Turkey and the United States.

This publication is updated annually and is available for free on this page, please click here to download the 2021 edition (published in April 2021).


This information was presumed to be correct at the time of publication. However, ACEA is not responsible for any inconsistencies or errors in the data.


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Vehicle types All vehicles
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