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#718428 - 21st Aug 2012 3:38pm Car taxing
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Can you tax cars at wallasey village post office ?
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#718429 - 21st Aug 2012 3:49pm Re: Car taxing [Re: mikroc]
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Not according to their website, nearest is Liscard Willage or Victoria Road New Brighton but why not do it online, dead easy and very quick.

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#718430 - 21st Aug 2012 3:50pm Re: Car taxing [Re: mikroc]
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ring them up

Grove Road Post Office


260 Wallasey Village
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#718445 - 21st Aug 2012 5:04pm Re: Car taxing [Re: mikroc]
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If done online is is shown on police database as taxes immediately
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#718446 - 21st Aug 2012 5:05pm Re: Car taxing [Re: mikroc]
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you can also tax your car at west kirby post office ..[just done mine there]

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#718532 - 21st Aug 2012 10:51pm Re: Car taxing [Re: mikroc]
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Originally Posted By: mikroc
If done online is is shown on police database as taxes immediately
Yes
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#718538 - 21st Aug 2012 11:28pm Re: Car taxing [Re: mikroc]
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Originally Posted By: mikroc
If done online is is shown on police database as taxes immediately


still an offence to use vehicle on the road without a valid rfl being displayed.

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#718539 - 21st Aug 2012 11:35pm Re: Car taxing [Re: mrhanky]
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If you choose to drive your vehicle on a road without displaying a valid tax disc then you commit an offence and risk getting fined.

However there is an exemption for the first 5 working days of the month from displaying a valid tax disc. The exemption will only apply in the month when the tax disc commences and where an application for a new tax disc has been made before the old one expires. Drivers should continue to display the previous tax disc until the new one arrives. After 5 days the offence will be committed if the new tax disc is not displayed.

Purchasing a tax disc on line can take up to 5 days so make sure you do it in plenty of time.

Source https://www.askthe.police.uk/content/Q665.htm
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#718543 - 22nd Aug 2012 12:14am Re: Car taxing [Re: mikroc]
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#718545 - 22nd Aug 2012 12:24am Re: Car taxing [Re: baldybrewer]
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can you tax a car this early for next month or are you retaxing from last month ?
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#718583 - 22nd Aug 2012 9:52am Re: Car taxing [Re: reddragon]
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I think you can tax it 2 weeks before it is due

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#718587 - 22nd Aug 2012 9:58am Re: Car taxing [Re: silvertigra]
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thx silvertigra
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#718589 - 22nd Aug 2012 9:59am Re: Car taxing [Re: mrhanky]
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Originally Posted By: mrhanky
Originally Posted By: mikroc
If done online is is shown on police database as taxes immediately


still an offence to use vehicle on the road without a valid rfl being displayed.


you get 5 days grace of current tax disc running out after that u cud be done
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#718590 - 22nd Aug 2012 10:01am Re: Car taxing [Re: reddragon]
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can you tax a car this early for next month or are you retaxing from last month ?


on the renewal i got my tax runs out end of this month but it says dont apply before 5th august
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#718605 - 22nd Aug 2012 10:42am Re: Car taxing [Re: dave_h]
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Originally Posted By: dave_h
Originally Posted By: reddragon
can you tax a car this early for next month or are you retaxing from last month ?


on the renewal i got my tax runs out end of this month but it says dont apply before 5th august


That's because they tend to be snowed under with people taxing for THAT month at the beginning of the month, and also it can mean that you lose a month by taxing it twice.

You can tax a car whilst it is already taxed, and the system is quite happy to let you, there is no check to stop this, therefore if you'd have taxed it two weeks ago (5th Aug), it would have started the tax from 1st Aug and would have been a duplicate of the one you already have expiring end of Aug.

If you tax it now, either at a Post Office or online, it shouldn't be a problem. Whenever I do they always arrive within a few days.

Not "displaying" your tax disc is an offence, but if you actually have one, and the system shows that you do, unless it is suspected that you are not showing it for some other reason it is unlikely to cause you any great issue as the paperwork is too great for an offence that the CPS would dump once they saw your vehicle was actually taxed anyway.

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