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Last Updated: 6/5/2017

Fuel Excise Tax Rates and Fees

This table is a schedule of Minnesota's fuel excise tax rates and fees per gallon (unless otherwise noted) from 2009 to present.
 

Product

July 1, 2009 – June 30, 2010 July 1, 2010 – June 30, 2011 July 1, 2011 –
June 30, 2012
July 1, 2012 – June 30, 2014 July 1, 2014 – June 30, 2017 July 1, 2017 – Current

Gasoline

0.271 0.275 0.28
0.285
0.285
​0.285
Alcohol 0.271 0.275 0.28 0.285 0.285 ​0.285
E-85 0.19241 0.19525 0.1985 0.2025 0.2025 ​0.2025
Diesel fuel #1 clear 0.271 0.275 0.28 0.285 0.285 ​0.285
Diesel fuel #2 clear 0.271 0.275 0.28
0.285
0.285
​0.285
Biodiesel (B100) 0.271 0.275
0.28
0.285
0.285
​0.285
Kerosene 0.271 0.275 0.28 0.285 0.285 ​0.285
Aviation gasoline
0.05 0.05 0.05 0.05 0.05
​0.05
Jet fuel 0.05 0.05 0.05 0.05 0.15
​0.15
LPG (Propane)
(when used as a motor fuel)
0.20325 0.20625 0.2105 0.2135
0.2135 ​0.2135
CNG (Compressed Natural Gas) 0.002357 / cubic ft 0.0023914 / cubic ft 0.002474 / cubic ft
0.002474 / cubic ft
0.002474 / cubic ft ​0.002250 / cubic ft
LNG (Liquefied Natural Gas) 0.1626 0.165 0.168 0.171 0.171
​0.171
Cleanup fee*  0.02  0.02 0.02 0.02 0.02 ​0.02
Inspection fee (as of 7/1/04) 0.001 0.001 0.001 0.001 0.001 ​0.001

Cleanup Fee Effective Dates

The table below shows when the fee is (or has been) in effect since 2011.

​Year ​Months/Filing Period
2017 ​January, February, March, April
2015 and 2016 ​October, November, December 2015, and January 2016
​2014 ​April, May, June, July
​2012 ​August, September, October, November
​2011 ​June, July, August, September

Click on a link below for more information on how to convert alternative fuel totals to gasoline gallon equivalents (GGE's).