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Last Updated: 8/28/2015

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 2008 to present.
 

Product

Oct. 1, 2008 –June 30, 2009 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  – Current

Gasoline

0.255 0.271 0.275 0.28
0.285
0.285
Alcohol 0.255 0.271 0.275 0.28 0.285 0.285
E-85 0.1811
0.19241 0.19525 0.1985 0.2025 0.2025
Diesel fuel #1 clear 0.255 0.271 0.275 0.28 0.285 0.285
Diesel fuel #2 clear 0.255 0.271 0.275 0.28
0.285
0.285
Biodiesel (B100) 0.255
0.271 0.275
0.28
0.285
0.285
Kerosene 0.255
0.271 0.275 0.28 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 0.05 0.15
LPG (Propane)
(when used as a motor fuel)
0.1913 0.20325 0.20625 0.2105 0.2135
0.2135
CNG (Compressed Natural Gas) 0.002217 / cubic ft 0.002357 / cubic ft 0.0023914 / cubic ft 0.002474 / cubic ft
0.002474 / cubic ft
0.002474 / cubic ft
LNG (Liquified Natural Gas) 0.153 0.1626 0.165 0.168 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 2009.

​Year ​Months/Filing Period
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
​2010 ​April, May, June, July
​2009 February, March, April, May

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