Questions tagged [car]

Purchasing new or used cars, getting car loans, down payments for cars, refinancing car loans, and car insurance.

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With the Fringe Benefits Tax, should I even salary sacrifice for a car?

In Australia, some employers offer an option to salary sacrifice a car purchase. The cost of the car is taken from your pre-tax salary, so your gross income will be less, and therefore, your income ...
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NY State Sales Tax on Lease Transfer

I am hopeful that someone can help me understand New York State (NYS) Sales Tax with regards to a lease take over, in what seems to be paying tax twice. So here is the scenario: Person A leases a ...
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Buying a new car - price dropped while awaiting delivery

People! I've been doing okay financially and recently ordered a new car (Middle of April). While the vehicle is expected to be delivered in the next 2 weeks, I noticed that the dealership website has ...
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Is “FMV of like-kind property you received” for a new car the MSRP or the dealership price?

I traded in my old car to purchase a new car (as in, latest year, never been owned before) in the middle of last year. I'm filling out my taxes and TurboTax is asking me to fill out the "FMV of like-...
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Would I have to pay tax when transferring a vehicle title from a family member across state lines?

I have a reservation for a Tesla Model 3 and just found out that my brother recently got a Model X. Tesla says they plan to give priority to previous owners, so I was wondering if it would make sense ...
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Can the legal owner of a vehicle cancel a change of keeper request?

I am the legal owner of a car. I don't posses a Full UK Licence (I have a Provisional) so whilst I was waiting for my test I transferred the car to a friend (V5) which made him the registered keeper. ...
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Form 8936 for 2018- Qualified Plug-in Electric Drive Motor Vehicle Credit

I have been looking for form 8936 for 2018 in order to file my tax returns but have been able to find only the one for 2017 as below. https://www.irs.gov/forms-pubs/about-form-8936 Is there an ...
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Can I refinance an car registered in Texas which is under my grandparents name with a loan in California state where I live

Need to know if its even possible to refinance my grandparents car from Texas to California where I live? I was looking to apply for a car loan through a credit union bank. I asked EECU but they ...
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Transfer of NY Automobile Title without Co-owner Present/Available

I bought a car in the city of NY with my ex boyfriend. At the time of purchase I did not have a driver license so the registration came under his name and the loan under my name. I have been ...
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Costs for swapping car lease

I'm considering an auto lease swap, for which the online sites (swapalease, leasetrader) have info on the number of months remaining and cost per month etc. However, after some research I realized ...
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Calculate the deposit on a loan when the monthly payment, interest rate, and balloon are known

I am looking into PCP finance for a car and I have found estimates where I enter a term and a deposit, and am given a monthly payment for the loan. Some sites (BMW for example) will let you enter a ...
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Vehicle Title Requirements for selling a junk car

I'm planning to sell my old car to a company that will scrap it. I'd like to know what do I need to do with the title? They are planning to come and pick the car up and tow it to the junk yard. I ...