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Revenue and Taxation Code - RTC

DIVISION 2. OTHER TAXES [6001 - 61050]

  ( Heading of Division 2 amended by Stats. 1968, Ch. 279. )

PART 5. VEHICLE LICENSE FEE [10701 - 11053]

  ( Part 5 added by Stats. 1941, Ch. 40. )

CHAPTER 2. Imposition of Fee [10751 - 10789]

  ( Chapter 2 added by Stats. 1941, Ch. 40. )

ARTICLE 1.5. Trailer Coaches [10766 - 10770]
  ( Article 1.5 added by Stats. 1955, Ch. 1653. )


For the purpose of this article, “trailer coach” shall have the same meaning that is provided in the Vehicle Code.

(Added by Stats. 1955, Ch. 1653.)


The provisions of this part shall apply to trailer coaches except as otherwise provided in this article.

(Added by Stats. 1955, Ch. 1653.)


Sections 10853, 10854, 10855, and 10856 of this part do not apply to the license fee imposed with respect to trailer coaches.

(Added by Stats. 1955, Ch. 1653.)


Whenever any trailer coach is in this State without the license fee having first been paid as required by Section 10851 of this part, the fee is delinquent.

(Added by Stats. 1955, Ch. 1653.)


(a) If the fee for an original registration is not paid within 20 days after it becomes delinquent, a penalty equal to 20 percent of the fee shall be added and collected with the fee.

(b) A penalty of 20 percent of the license fee shall be added on any application for original or renewal of year-round or annual registration made later than midnight of the date of expiration or on or after the date penalties become due. This penalty shall be computed after the vehicle license fee has been combined with the registration and weight fees as provided in Sections 9250 and 9400 of the Vehicle Code.

(c) Notwithstanding subdivision (a), any penalty that became due prior to January 1, 1978, shall be computed at the rate of penalty which was then in effect.

(Amended by Stats. 1998, Ch. 601, Sec. 2. Effective January 1, 1999.)

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