WVC 17 A- 10 - 9
§17A-10-9. Municipalities and other political subdivisions not to
levy or charge license tax on motor vehicles.
No license tax shall be levied or charged by any
municipality or other political subdivision of the state with
respect to motor vehicles and their operation except as provided
in chapter eight-a, article five, section four, and also in
chapter eight, article four, section twenty-seven of the code of
West Virginia, as amended, but this prohibition shall not prevent
municipalities or other political subdivisions of the state from
assessing and collecting the regular property tax on such motor
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2013 1st Special Session
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