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If you are in the Armed Services, not a resident of Virginia, and are a full time active duty military member, you may be exempt from the personal property tax and vehicle fee based on your military status. You should contact your local military installation for additional information.
Spouses of active duty military members who have vehicles titled in their name or tly with the service member may be exempt from personal property tax if the following conditions are met:. It will be necessary to file annually a copy of your most current leave and earnings statement LES showing your name, last four of the social securitystate of residence and estimated time of separation ETS or separation date.
An updated leave and earnings statement LES or updated identification card with your new separation date will be acceptable. If your LES is unobtainable at the time of registration, it will be necessary to file a copy of your leave and earnings statement before any s can be exempted from taxation. NATO members and foreign military students are required to file a tax exemption letter from the appropriate agency each year.
One letter is acceptable for all properties. Individuals residing on federal installations are required to file leave and earnings statements as all other individuals claiming exemption due to military status.
Property owned by Virginia residents as well as property under lease, co-owned with a non-military, non-spouse or used in a trade or business is taxable regardless of physical location on a federally-owned installation. If the vehicle is moved out of the state of Virginia and the Virginia tags are current, the non-Virginia resident armed service member must continue to provide a current LES to be considered for tax exemption.
If the vehicle is d out-of-state, a copy of the new registration is required to remove this property from our tax rolls. As always, special circumstances will be given special consideration.
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Individuals Residing on Federal Installations Individuals residing on federal installations are required to file leave and earnings statements as all other individuals claiming exemption due to military status. Out of the State With Virginia Tags If the vehicle is moved out of the state of Virginia and the Virginia tags are current, the non-Virginia resident armed service member must continue to provide a current LES to be considered for tax exemption. Arrow Left Arrow Right.