Nevada Fuel Sales Taxes 2019 Nevada: Fuel Excise Taxes

Nevada:

Nevada Cigarette and Fuel Excise Taxes

In addition to (or instead of) traditional sales taxes, gasoline and other Fuel products are subject to excise taxes on both the Nevada and Federal levels. Excise taxes on Fuel are implemented by every state, as are excises on alcohol and motor fuels like gasoline.

Nevada Gasoline Tax

Excise: $0.23 / gallon
Addl. Tax: $0.01 / gallon
Total Tax: $0.24 / gallon

Nevada Diesel Tax

Excise: $0.27 / gallon
Addl. Tax: $0.01 / gallon
Total Tax: $0.28 / gallon

Nevada Gasohol Tax

Excise: $0.23 / gallon
Addl. Tax: $0.01 / gallon
Total Tax: $0.24 / gallon

† Additional Applicable Taxes: Inspection and cleanup fee


Nevada Fuel Sales Taxes 2019 Other Nevada Fuel Excise Tax Rates

The primary excise taxes on fuel in Nevada are on gasoline, though most states also tax other types of fuel.


Nevada Aviation Fuel sales tax rate

Nevada Aviation Fuel Tax

In Nevada, Aviation Fuel is subject to a state excise tax of $0.02 per gallon; counties are able to impose county option taxes up to 8 cents per gallon.

Point of Taxation: Sales made to end user or retailer. Sales between licensed suppliers are tax-free


Nevada Jet Fuel sales tax rate

Nevada Jet Fuel Tax

In Nevada, Jet Fuel is subject to a state excise tax of $0.01 per gallon

Point of Taxation: Sales made to end user or retailer. Sales between licensed suppliers are tax-free


Payment of Nevada Fuel Excise Taxes

Payments of fuel excise taxes are made by fuel vendors, not by end consumers, though the taxes will be passed on in the fuel's retail price. Fuel tax is due on the last day of each month for the previous month.


Federal Fuel Sales Taxes 2019 Federal Fuel Excise Taxes

The price of all motor fuel sold in Nevada also includes Federal motor fuel excise taxes, which are collected from the manufacturer by the IRS and are used to support the Federal Highway Administration. Federal excise tax rates on various motor fuel products are as follows:

Gasoline $0.18.4 per gallon
Diesel and Kerosene $0.242 per gallon
Liquefied Petroleum Gas $0.183 per gallon
Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) $0.243 per gallon
Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) $0.184 per gallon
Components of gasoline price Components of diesel price

Included in the Gasoline, Diesel/Kerosene, and Compressed Natural Gas rates is a 0.1 ยข per gallon charge for the Leaking Underground Storage Tank Trust Fund (LUST).

† These tax rates are based on energy content relative to gasoline.

What percentage of the cost of gas in Nevada comes from taxes and gas station profit?

The diagram above shows how the prices of an average gallon of gasoline and diesel fuel are broken down among various components, including the cost of the crude oil, refining, distribution / marketing, and taxes. In most areas, state and federal excise taxes amount to about 13% of the cost of a gallon of gas. Gas stations generally only profit a few cents per gallon.




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