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Deadlines Extended for Alabama Motor Vehicle Registrations in Response to Flooding State of Emergency

  • February 27, 2020

MONTGOMERY, Feb. 27, 2020 – The deadline to renew February 2020 motor vehicle registrations and pay property tax on vehicles has been extended through March 16 for all counties that were affected by the flooding noted in the State of Emergency Declaration proclaimed by the Governor on Feb. 18. This extension applies to vehicle owners in all counties where the county courthouse or other license plate issuing offices and tax collection offices were closed or the vehicle owners were otherwise unable to register their vehicles as a result of flooding. Penalty charges associated with motor vehicle registrations and renewals extended through March 16 will not be charged until March 17. Additionally, penalty charges associated with motor vehicle property tax payments extended through March 16 will not be charged until March 17.

For more information, read the Executive Order at https://revenue.alabama.gov/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/200226_ORDER_FloodingVehRegExt_signed.pdf.