Car tax calculator for the year 2022. How much do you pay depending on the engine?

The car tax is the tax that all car owners registered or registered in Romania must pay every year. As of 2021, drivers have paid more than in previous years. In 2022, the value of the car tax will increase again.

The value of the car tax varies depending on the cylinder capacity of the engine. In the following we will tell you how much money you will have to take out of your wallet to pay the car tax.

How is the car tax calculated?

The Fiscal Code establishes an appropriate tariff for each category of means of transport. This amount will be multiplied by each group of 200 cm3 or a fraction thereof.

In 2022, car tax rates have risen by 2.6% since January 1. This increase has been determined by the rate of inflation. In the case of hybrid cars, the price of the tax decreases by 95 percent.

Motorcycles and cars with a cylinder capacity of less than 1,600 cc car tax remains unchanged. Its value is 8 lei for every 200 cc that the engine sums up.

On the site you can quickly and easily calculate the tax you will have to pay in 2022. In the online computer you will need to enter various information such as the make and model of the car, the engine capacity and the city of residence of the owner.

How much does the car tax in 2022 cost depending on the engine?


According to the legislation in force, the price of the car tax is calculated according to the engine of the car. Here’s how much car owners in Romania will have to pay for car tax in 2022:

Motorcycles and cars with a cylinder capacity of less than 1,600 cc:

  • under 1,000 cmc: 40 lei
  • between 1,001 cm3 and 1,200 cm3: 48 lei
  • between 1,201 cc and 1,400 cc: 56 lei
  • between 1,401 cc and 1,600 cc: 64 lei

Motorcycles and cars with a cylinder capacity between 1,601 and 2,000 cc:

  • between 1,601 cm3 and 1,800 cm3: 189 lei
  • between 1,801 cc and 2,000 cc: 210 lei

Motorcycles and cars with a cylinder capacity between 2,001 and 2,600 cc:

  • between 2,001 cm3 and 2,200 cm3: 891 lei
  • between 2,201 cm3 and 2,400 cm3: 972 lei
  • between 2,401 cc and 2,600 cc: 1,053 lei

Motorcycles and cars with a displacement between 2,601 and 3,000 cc:

  • between 2,601 cc and 2,800 cc: 2,282 lei
  • between 2,801 cc and 3,000 cc: 2,445 lei

Motorcycles and single-cylinder cars over 3,000 cm3:

  • between 3,001 cm3 and 3,200 cm3: 5,248 lei
  • between 3,201 cm3 and 3,400 cm3: 5,576 lei
  • between 3,401 cm3 and 3,600 cm3: 5,904 lei
  • between 3,601 cc and 3,800 cc: 6,232 lei
  • between 3,801 cc and 4,000 cc: 6,560 lei

When and where is the car tax paid?

The car tax can be paid in two equal installments. The first of these can be paid until March 31, 2022. The second installment can be paid until September 30, 2022.

The car tax can be paid physically by the owner of the vehicle at the headquarters of the department of taxes and duties to which it belongs. This tax can also be paid online on the website Ghiș To pay online, the car owner must create a free user account with a personal identification password.

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