The HP Token Tax android mobile application provides the facility for Token Tax calculation levied to the vehicle owner by Himachal Pradesh Transport Department. Token Tax is calculated based on existing provisions framed and notified by the department as summarized below:
Private Vehicle: Token tax for Private Vehicle like car, jeep and two vehicles etc. is calculated based on parameter values namely Sales Value (Without Vat) and Cubic Capacity of Vehicle engine (in cc). At the time of registration of vehicle in RLA/RTOs of Himachal Pradesh, it is paid in one go for the next 15 years.
Goods Carriage: For Goods Vehicles like Tractor, Tanker and Heavy Goods vehicles etc., token tax is calculated based on the parameter values like Laden Weight, Age of the Vehicle and Vehicle Category. It is paid quarterly, half yearly or annually first time on registration of vehicle and thereafter on opted periodicity in RLA/RTOs of Himachal Pradesh.
Passenger Vehicle: Token Tax for Passengers Vehicles like Buses, Maxi Cab and Taxi etc., is calculated on the basis of parameter values for Seating capacity, Age of the vehicle, Permit Type (Jurisdiction) and Category of Vehicle. It is paid quarterly, half yearly or annually on registration of vehicle and thereafter on opted periodicity in RLA/RTOs.