Tax advisor Jurgen Dieter grainy informed in times of oil shortages and climate change of considered electric cars as hopefuls for the road. However, so far only a few motorists can opt for the purchase of an electric-powered vehicle. This may soon change, because the Federal Government wants to create an additional incentive to purchase by the tax in the future for electric vehicles will be extended from originally five years to ten years. This Bill could contribute to an increased sales of electric vehicles. The Steuerberater grainy informed the tax relief from Mannheim. For ten years with the introduction of the motor vehicle tax exemption first parts of the Government program of electric mobility implemented tax exemption.
Therefore, a tax exemption for electric vehicles from so far five to ten years is planned. It aims to create more incentives through the tax exemption for the purchase of an electric vehicle. The benefit for the electric cars in the course of the so-called Traffic steueraenderungsgesetzes shall apply to motor vehicles, between May 18, 2011 and 31 December 2015 to be admitted. The taxation of pure electric cars according to the gross vehicle weight is carried out at the end of the Decade. The planned promotion should be limited not only to pure electric cars, but also apply to other pure electric vehicles.
Company car, electrically operated, will benefit in the future. Probably is the taxation of the vehicle to a lower percentage than in the past. For detailed information about the tax exemption for electric vehicles the tax advisor is grainy from Mannheim at any time available.