|Registration Questions:||(573) 751-4450|
|Boating Registration Website:||http://dor.mo.gov/mvdl/motorv/watercraft/index.htm|
|State Tax Department Website:||http://www.dor.mo.gov/index.htm|
|Registration Grace Period (Days):||60 days|
|Boat Sales & Use Tax Rate:||4.225%|
|Credit For Tax Paid In Another State:||Yes|
|State Decal Required For Documented Vessel:||Yes|
|Boat Titles Issued:||Yes|
|Notes:||Local Sales and Use Tax also apply. Titles issued for outboard motors.|
refund for highway/Road fuel taxes paid on marine fuel:
Recreational boaters can apply for a $0.17 per-gallon refund of state sales tax on either gasoline or diesel fuel purchased for use in their boat. An application form must be on file with the Missouri Department of Revenue before a refund claim may be filed. Original invoices and receipts must accompany the claim, and can be filed no later than one year after purchasing the fuel, or on April 15th - whichever date is sooner.
The application form, 4924, claim form, 4923, and Schedule A, Marine Fuel Purchases by County form, 4925, are all necessary for the tax refund and can all be downloaded from the Internet at: www.dor.mo.gov/tax/business/fuel/forms/. For more information, call (573) 751-7671.
- Registered boats: 322,253
- Numbering: All motorboats; sailboats over 12'
- Square Miles of Inland Water: 811
- Launch Ramps: BoatUS Ramp Locator
- For more information: (573)751-3333
- Website: http://dor.mo.gov/mvdl/motorv/watercraft/index.htm/
- Contacts: www.BoatUS.com/gov/states/contact.asp
We do not have any boating issues for Missouri at this time. If you have a boating related alert please email us at GovtAffairs@BoatUS.com