Air Fee In Lieu
Property Tax (Fee-in-Lieu):
Beginning in the 2009 tax year, all aircraft sited in Utah pay a fee-in-lieu of property tax of $25.00 to the county where the aircraft is sited.
Beginning in the 2009 tax year, all aircraft sited in Utah pay a registration fee based on the value of the aircraft as listed in the Aircraft Bluebook Price Digest. The tax rate for aircraft is .04% of this value. Balloons and other aircraft not listed in the Aircraft Bluebook Price Digest pay an annual registration fee of $100.00. An aircraft 50 years and older pays $100.00 or the uniform registration fee, whichever is lower.
Aircraft registration fees are remitted to the Utah Division of Aeronautics.
Aircraft registration forms are now mailed out by the Utah State Department of Motor Vehicles and include the fee-in-lieu, which is remitted back to the county where the aircraft has situs.
Any questions? Call 385 468-7999.