Motor vehicle registration exemption for disabled veterans
M.G.L. ch. 90, s.2

Disabled veterans who by reason of service in the U.S. armed forces have suffered the loss of, or permanent loss of, the use of one or both hands or feet, or who have permanent impairment of vision in both eyes, or any other disability or handicap of such veterans that may be determined by the Medical Affairs Branch of the Registry of Motor Vehicles (M.G.L. c. 90, s.8c), are eligible to receive, free of charge, disabled veterans motor vehicle registration plates and are exempt from the biannual registration renewal fee.

Contact

Registry of Motor Vehicles
Medical Affairs Branch
630 Washington Street
Boston, MA 02111
(617) 351-9222
TTY: (617) 536-7534
Toll Free outside of "617" and "781" area codes: 1-800-858-3926
Toll Free TTY: 1-877-RMV-TTDD (768-8833)
http://www.massdot.state.ma.us/rmv/
www.mass.gov/rmv/veteran/disvet.htm

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 199100
Boston, MA 02119-9100

Excise tax exemption for disabled veterans
M.G.L. ch. 60A, s.1

Disabled veterans of World War I, World War II, Korea, or Vietnam who by reason of service in the U.S. armed forces have suffered the loss of, or permanent loss of the use of, one or both feet or one or both hands or the loss of sight in one eye or who have permanent impairment of vision of both eyes (see statute for details) and are certified by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs are eligible for motor vehicle excise exemption (applicable only to one motor vehicle owned and registered for personal, non-commercial use).

Contact

Contact a local assessor's office or

Department of Revenue
Division of Local Services
51 Sleeper Street, 5th floor
Boston, MA 02210
(617) 626-2300
Fax: (617) 626-2330
www.mass.gov/dor

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 9490
Boston, MA 02205-9490

Sales tax exemption for disabled veterans
M.G.L. ch. 64H, s.6(u)

Disabled veterans who by reason of service in the U.S. armed forces have suffered the loss of, or permanent loss of the use of, both legs or both arms or one leg and one arm are eligible for a motor vehicle sales tax exemption (applicable only to one motor vehicle owned and registered for personal, non-commercial use).

Contact

Department of Revenue
19 Staniford Street,
Boston, MA 02114
(617) 887-6367
www.mass.gov/dor

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 9655
Boston, MA 02114-9655