New Vehicle Purchase Tax Bill

Have you purchased a New Vehicle?

Auditor's Office (843) 563-0118 or (843) 832-0118

Note:

Before you begin, please make sure you have access to a document scanner or some way to upload required documents in pdf format to the application.

If you do not have a way to upload your documents, please return to the auditor's department for a new bill to be created with all documentation in hand.

Please ensure to check your junk and spam folders for emails that you will receive from us in regards to this form. 

OnlineForms@dorchestercountysc.gov

What is the procedure for registering my vehicle?

State law provides 45 days from the date you move here to pay property taxes. You will need to come into the office with your previous registration, title or bill of sale for the vehicle.

To obtain a SC license and registration (moving to Dorchester County or a new vehicle purchase)

  1. Previous registration, title or bill of sale for the Auditor's office to generate a tax notice.
  2. Take notice from Auditor's office to Treasurer's office to pay taxes.
  3. Take your paid receipt and any DMV required documents to the DMV to obtain a SC registration and license plate for your vehicle.

Please ensure to check your junk and spam folders for emails that you will receive from us in regards to this form. 

NoReply@DorchesterCountySC.gov

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