2019 Motor Fuel Tax Changes

This is a round up of Jan 1 2019 up coming motor fuel tax changes.

Florida

On Jan 1, 2019, Florida statewide tax rates on motor fuel and diesel fuel will increase.

Motor Fuel

The motor fuel tax rate will increase from 17.7 cents per gallon to 18.1 cents per gallon. The SCETS rate will increase from 7.6 cents per gallon to 7.8 cents per gallon. The local option rate varies by county and the ninth cent will remain the same. The inspection fee on motor fuel will remain .125 cents per gallon.

Diesel Fuel

The diesel fuel tax rate will increase from 17.7 cents per gallon to 18.1 cents per gallon. The county tax rate (ninth cent, SCETS, and local option tax rates) on diesel fuel will increase from 14.6
cents per gallon to 14.8 cents per gallon statewide. The total state and county rates on diesel fuel will increase from 32.3 cents per gallon to 32.9 cents per gallon statewide.

Aviation Fuel

The aviation fuel tax rate will remain at 6.9 cents per gallon until June 30, 2019. Effective on July 1, 2019, the state tax rate on aviation fuel will decrease from 6.9 cents per gallon to 4.27 cents
per gallon.