Originally Posted by Tee2
I wish I knew how to not pay taxes. I'm picking up a Berg this weekend from MI. I know I'm going to get hit hard with taxes, and don't know if I'll be able to get a plate. The owner says the title says "motorcycle" nothing about "off road" on it. I should be able to go to the DMV show them the title and get a plate, right?
And, as long as you're buying from a private seller, the Sales Tax will be $25 (outside of Crook County) regardless of purchase price. As long as the bike was originally street legal (IL is now starting to crack down on this, like IA), you should be able to get a plate for it.