New Hampshire Fuel Sales Taxes 2017 New Hampshire: Fuel Excise Taxes

New Hampshire:

New Hampshire 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 New Hampshire and Federal levels. Excise taxes on Fuel are implemented by every state, as are excises on alcohol and motor fuels like gasoline.

New Hampshire Gasoline Tax

Excise: $0.22 / gallon
Addl. Tax: $0.02 / gallon
Total Tax: $0.24 / gallon

New Hampshire Diesel Tax

Excise: $0.22 / gallon
Addl. Tax: $0.02 / gallon
Total Tax: $0.24 / gallon

New Hampshire Gasohol Tax

Excise: $0.22 / gallon
Addl. Tax: $0.02 / gallon
Total Tax: $0.24 / gallon

† Additional Applicable Taxes: Oil discharge cleanup fee


New Hampshire Fuel Sales Taxes 2017 Other New Hampshire Fuel Excise Tax Rates

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


New Hampshire Aviation Fuel sales tax rate

New Hampshire Aviation Fuel Tax

In New Hampshire, Aviation Fuel is subject to a state excise tax of 0.05625 per gallon

Point of Taxation: Distributor (Last Licensee)


New Hampshire Jet Fuel - Part 121 sales tax rate

New Hampshire Jet Fuel - Part 121 Tax

In New Hampshire, Jet Fuel - Part 121 is subject to a state excise tax of 0.00625 per gallon

Point of Taxation: Distributor (Last Licensee)


New Hampshire Jet Fuel - Private sales tax rate

New Hampshire Jet Fuel - Private Tax

In New Hampshire, Jet Fuel - Private is subject to a state excise tax of 0.02125 per gallon

Point of Taxation: Distributor (Last Licensee)


New Hampshire Special Fuel -
Undyed sales tax rate

New Hampshire Special Fuel - Undyed Tax

In New Hampshire, Special Fuel - Undyed is subject to a state excise tax of 0.23845 per gallon

Point of Taxation: Distributor (Last Licensee)


New Hampshire Special Fuel - Dyed sales tax rate

New Hampshire Special Fuel - Dyed Tax

In New Hampshire, Special Fuel - Dyed is subject to a state excise tax of 0.01625 per gallon

Point of Taxation: Distributor (Last Licensee)


Payment of New Hampshire 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 20th of each month for the previous month.


Federal Fuel Sales Taxes 2017 Federal Fuel Excise Taxes

The price of all motor fuel sold in New Hampshire 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 New Hampshire 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.




  Back to New Hampshire Sales Tax Handbook Top
** This Document Provided By SalesTaxHandbook **
Source: http://www.salestaxhandbook.com/new-hampshire/gasoline-fuel