Reduction in Motor Fuel Tax on Gasohol (Montana)

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Last modified on May 23, 2011.

Financial Incentive Program

Place Montana

Name Reduction in Motor Fuel Tax on Gasohol
Incentive Type Corporate Exemption
Applicable Sector Commercial, Industrial
Eligible Technologies Ethanol
Active Incentive No
Implementing Sector State/Territory
Energy Category Renewable Energy Incentive Programs

Program Administrator Montana Department of Transportation

References DSIRE[1]


The fuel tax on gasohol (a fuel blend containing at least 10% alcohol) is 85% of the tax on gasoline for four years after an ethanol plant begins operation in Montana, subject to the highway state special revenue account having an adequate balance.

Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: 15-70-204(3) MCA

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Patricia Saindon
Department Montana Department of Transportation
Address PO Box 201001
Address 2 2701 Prospect Ave.
Place Helena, Montana
Zip/Postal Code 59620-1001
Phone (406) 444-3143
Phone 2 (406) 444-7671
Contact Name Information Specialist - MT Dept. of Rev.
Department Montana Department of Revenue
Address P.O. Box 5805
Place Helena, Montana
Zip/Postal Code 59604-5805
Phone (406) 444-6900


  • Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1  "Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency (DSIRE)"