Reply to post: Re: Make Road Tax simple....

London mayor: Self-driving cars? Not without jacked-up taxes, you don't!

Richard 12 Silver badge

Re: Make Road Tax simple....

That's foolish because it's trivial to evade.

People don't bother faking mileage much because there's littlw reward for doing so. Change that and poof!

VED should die. Fuel taxes are a really good proxy for road impact as it scales with distance, vehicle size and driving style, and is extremely difficult to evade (red diesel is easily detected)

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