Hybrid and electric car owners will pay more in taxes in Mississippi

29.10.2018 – Hybrid and electric car owners in Mississippi have to pay a new tax on their vehicles from October. Hybrid cars are taxed an extra USD75 dollars a year and electric cars are taxed USD150 dollars a year. The local government argues that hybrid and electric car owners should contribute to supporting state infrastructure, since the state transportation system is supported solely by the gas tax. Read the full article on the Wlox website.