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Motor Fuel Laws & Regulations

See the South Dakota Motor Vehicle Division Motor Fuel Guide (PDF) for more information about laws and regulations.


Motor Fuel Tax Exemptions

In South Dakota, exemptions to the motor fuel taxes include:

  1. Fuel sold to the federal government;
  2. Fuel sold to an approved tribal school; and
  3. Fuel shipped out of South Dakota by a licensed exporter.

See Exemption Form