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The principles of motor vehicle taxation in selected EU countries
Dubravka Mahaček 1  
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Juraj Hammer 2  
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Državniuredzareviziju
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University of Zilina
Publish date: 2018-12-31
 
The Archives of Automotive Engineering – Archiwum Motoryzacji 2018;82(4):31–42
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The article deals with the tax on motor vehicles in relation to the different principles of taxation of trucks in selected EU countries. There is a system of taxation in each EU country and the level of taxes and fees itself vary. As carriers carrying out road freight not only on closed national markets, but they are engaged in road transport on a common international market, it is important for the competitiveness to analyze the level of the use of transport by tax in foreign countries. The goal of article is to compare tax rates, regarding the particular semi-trailer and also point to significant differences concerning the principles of taxation but also the level of the tax rate itself in selected EU countries.
 
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