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Must bring a Bill of Sale, an existing State Boat Registration would be helpful. State sales tax is 7% of the purchase price. For purchases in excess of $1,600, an additional State Tax of 2.75% is added up to a maximum of $44 per item. Local sales tax is 2.25% and is capped at $36.00.

This tax procedure is only for boats transferred by individuals. Dealers coordinate registration, etc., when sale is made by their business.

For More Information and Regulations; visit the Tennessee Wildlife Resource Agency Web site
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