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Motor and Alternative Fuel Taxes

Taxes on motor and alternative fuels used to propel vehicles on public highways are imposed to fund highway and bridge construction, maintenance and improvement and provide revenue for State Police highway patrol operations and Department of Transportation activities.

District Office Walk-In Appointments -- Offices Temporarily ClosedMotor and Alternative Fuel taxpayers who are planning to make an in-person visit to one of the Department of Revenue's District Offices should know the department highly recommends scheduling an appointment in advance. This will ensure that department staff will be able to properly address any outstanding delinquencies and/or assessments. Additionally, the department recommends that taxpayers schedule an in-person appointment in order to process new account applications for Motor Carrier Road Tax (MCRT) and/or International Fuel Tax Agreement (IFTA) decals. Taxpayers seeking assistance with matters other than decals are encouraged to call to set up an appointment with an agent.

Visit the list of Motor and Alternative Fuel Taxes District Offices for contact information that will help you schedule an appointment. As a reminder, the District Office hours in Norristown, Scranton and Pittsburgh are 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. The hours for the Riverfront Office Center location, located in Harrisburg, are 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.