Originally Posted by Yankee
The State DMV here is incredibly cooperative when you call them...Ive never had an issue .. try it.... btw ..the date IS when you take possession....and theres a minimum price of $2500 if memory serves..sell your heap below that and there is no sales tax on it...but why not get the official word?
Good tip. I'll give them a call. Oh, and they recently changed the amount. It used to be 6% on any purchase (or trade difference) over $2,400, but now it's 6.5% on any purchase or trade difference over $4,000.