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State law does not provide for refunds when an individual moves out of state unless the validation stickers have not been used or placed on the vehicle and are returned within thirty days from the effective date of the license/tab.
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To speed up the titling process please be sure to include the following documents for your Motor Vehicle and Boat applications:
A Motor Vehicle and Boat titling application must be filled out and SIGNED on the second page of the application.
Indicate the way the names are to be joined (either "and" or "or") on the title application and the title or MSO or Title Reassignment Form (if applicable). If you pick “and” all owners must sign every document.
If you are mailing in your information, please include the following information via note or letter:
*Fees are calculated at the time your paperwork is received. The amount on line 13 of your title application does not include registration.
Additional Motor Vehicle Forms can be found at the Department Of Revenue website.
Payments we accept:
SERVICE FEE OF 2.4% OF TRANSACTION TOTAL
Please contact the office prior to coming as we will need the following information before your transaction can be completed:
We will contact your lienholder for the information by fax and call you when we have the information.
You will need to complete the forms available for download at South Dakota Department of Revenue website and provide them to the buyer.
Will need to provide the following documents:
The state law does not provide for a refund when a vehicle is sold, but you may carry that over to a new car licensed in your name.
The Lincoln County Treasurer’s Office computes the price of your tag based on the model year and the weight of your vehicle. If a non-commercial motor vehicle is an automobile, pickup or van with a manufacturer's shipping weight, including manufacturer's accessories, of 10,000 pounds or less, the license fees for the vehicle shall be based on the regular noncommercial license fee schedule. However, if the noncommercial motor vehicle is a pickup that weighs more than 6,000 pounds, the owner has the option of paying the license fees under the noncommercial license fee schedule or the noncommercial declared gross weight fee schedule.
You can obtain further information at SD Cars
Annual renewal notices for commercial and non-commercial vehicles are mailed three months prior to the month they are due.
Money orderCashier's CheckCashCheckACH - E-Check - on line property taxes $1.50 per Total PaymentCredit Card - Discover, Visa, Mastercard, American Express Service Fee of 2.4% of total
Convenience fees will show as a separate charge on your statement
You can visit any kiosk in South Dakota. Locate a kiosk on the SDCars Website
You can renew your tags on the SDCars Website.
Please visit the State of South Dakota website to review all available tax relief programs.