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Post-storm Vehicle Inspections

This reminder from NADA related to vehicle inspections is important for your service and sales team: Once a post-flood clean-up and rebuilding begins, flood-damaged vehicles most often are sold for scrap or recycling. Occasionally, however, they find their way into the marketplace for sale to unsuspecting buyers. While there is no sure way to know… Continue Reading

What You Need to Know about Storm Damages to Vehicles

September 18, 2017 Our attorneys have provided the following reminder concerning to damage to new and used vehicles as a result of Irma. As we begin to recover from Irma’s effects and you move forward onto the business of selling cars, now seems as good a time as any to provide a quick refresher as… Continue Reading

Sales and Use Tax for Out-of-State Residents

In certain Florida DOR – Motor Vehicle Sales Tax Rates by State TIP – New version released July 7, 2017. Be sure to check you are utilizing the correct version…situations, out of state residents can be eligible for a partial or full exemption of Florida sales and use tax… Continue Reading

#CheckToProtect Saves Lives

Spread the word and educate consumers to create a culture of recall awareness. #CheckToProtect is an online resource where driver’s can check for an open recall. Check by year, make and model or by Vehicle Identification Number. Click here to learn more. Continue Reading

Florida Truck Dealers and FADA Visit DC to Lobby for Tax Relief

*************************************************************************************************   Results from ATD Press Release on FET Repeal Bill Seeks to Repeal Federal Excise Tax on Heavy-Duty Trucks (Trucks.com) https://www.trucks.com/2017/06/21/bill-introduced-repeal-federal-truck-tax/ House bill would nix 12% excise tax on truck purchases (Overdrive Magazine) http://www.overdriveonline.com/house-bill-would-nix-12-excise-tax-on-truck-purchases/ House Bill Would Repeal Heavy-Truck Federal Excise Tax (Heavy Duty Trucking) http://www.truckinginfo.com/news/story/2017/06/house-bill-would-repeal-heavy-truck-federal-excise-tax.aspx New legislation aims to repeal federal excise tax… Continue Reading

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