Norway Wants To Cut Generous Electric Car Incentives And Impose A “Tesla Tax”

Norway Wants To Cut Generous Electric Car Incentives And Impose A “Tesla Tax”

Norway’s government is planning to trim the generous tax breaks for Teslas and other electric vehicles that made the country the most popular place for EVs . The proposed “Tesla tax”, as Norwegian media call it, would mainly affect cars that weigh more than two tonnes, which incidentally includes both the Model S and the Model X. According to the Norway’s 2018 draft budget, the government seeks to change the exemption from vehicle registration taxes and discounts in taxation of company cars, Reuters reports. The “Tesla tax” could push up the price of a Tesla Model X by 70,000 […]