Industry Updates

REVISED APPLICATION FOR CERTIIFIED COPY OF TITLE

The application for a Certified Copy of Title (Form VTR-34) has been revised. Following is a link to the revised Form VTR-34. It is also available on the TxDMV website at www.TxDMV.gov. Existing versions of Form VTR-34 remain valid for use; however you are encouraged to use the most recent version. https://content.govdelivery.com/attachments/TXDMV/2019/01/02/file_attachments/1131003/Form_VTR-34_%28rev0119%29.pdf
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Child Safety Fee Added to Registration Fee in Dallas County

The Dallas County Commissioners Court voted to add an additional registration fee for Child Safety for vehicles (including motorcycles) sold effective January 1, 2019 and going forward. The county is now charging the Child Safety Fee on each motor vehicle registration (including motorcycles) and renewals. The commissioners court in Dallas County voted to add $3.00…
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Take the Time to Understand Your Customers

A couple months ago I bought my first brand-new motorcycle. In the process, I visited five different dealerships and had five vastly different experiences. The reason I bought from the fifth? The salesperson got me. My first interaction with Bryce was through a quote request form on the dealership’s website. He responded quickly, giving me…
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Appointments to TxDMV Board

Governor Abbott Appoints Three To Board Of The Texas Department Of Motor Vehicles July 30, 2018 | Austin, Texas | Appointment Texas Governor Greg Abbott has appointed John M. Prewitt and Paul R. Scott and reappointed Brett H. Graham to the Board of the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles for terms set to expire on February…
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Improper Issuance of Temporary Tags for Courtesy Delivery Vehicles

Registration and Title Bulletin # 002-18 Policy and Procedure TO: All County Tax Assessor-Collectors and Motor Vehicle Dealers   SUBJECT: Improper Issuance of Temporary Tags for Courtesy Delivery Vehicles PURPOSE  To ensure Texas dealers do not issue temporary tags for courtesy delivery vehicles. DETAILS  The department discovered licensed motor vehicle dealers are issuing buyer tags to motor…
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