France: eco-tax for HGVs from 430 to 1200 euro
The French Minister of Transport has confirmed that the government is planning to introduce an eco-tax on heavy goods vehicles, which will be used to finance the costs of maintaining the road infrastructure.
It will be the government’s fifth attempt to introduce a tax for the use of the road infrastructure.
The proposed rate of the eco-tax 430 euros for HGVs with 3 axles, 1200 euros for HGVs with 4 more axles.
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