Copy of current tag receipt (if purchased from an individual, to verify no back tax is due)
Window sticker with MSRP for new cars.
Seller shall remove license plate from the vehicle and surrender the tag and receipt to the tax collectors office for credit towards another tag or a certificate of credit. No refunds. (Bring tag within the same month the vehicle is sold)
A special area is available to expedite senior and or disabled citizens. These taxpayers are urged to take advantage of this special service for their convenience
Payments can be made by cash, check, or credit card with a 2% surcharge, however, if you are paying with a personal check, tags or decals will be held for 10 working days. You can bring in a statement from your bank showing that your check has cleared in order to pick up your tag or decal before the 10 days are up.
You are responsible for renewing your license plate(s) before the expiration date even if you do not receive a renewal notice. Late penalties will be due if you do not renew the tag within 15 days after the tag's expiration date.
The tax collector's office is not responsible for tag or decals lost in the mail.
No long lines! Get served within 5-10 minutes.
An ATM has been installed for the taxpayer's convenience.
** TAG MUST BE PURCHASED WITHIN SEVEN (7) WORKING DAYS OF PURCHASE DATE TO AVOID PENALTIES **
TAG COST for older vehicles in Jackson
FOR TEN YEAR OLD PASSENGER VEHICLE (CAR)
NEW TAG $40.53
FOR TEN YEAR PRIVATE CARRIER OF PROPERTY (TRUCK TAG) IS
NEW TAG $32.73
TITLE TRANSFER COST IS AN ADDITIONAL $5.00
Mail Fee - $1.00 to cost on renewals or $2.00 to cost on new tags.
Antique Tag - The cost is a one time fee of $26.00, if a current tag is issued to the vehicle. An antique vehicle is 25 years old as of October each year.
For new model vehicles - Bring the window sticker which has the manufactures suggested retail price (MSRP) before options.
Other motor vehicle tag costs are based on the vehicle identification number (VIN No.)