Maryland Tax Increase effective July 1, 2018

Effective July 1, 2018, Maryland has increased the Combined Applicable Motor Fuel Tax rate for Gasoline from $.338 per gallon to $.353 and for Special Fuel/Diesel from $.3455 per gallon to $.3605.

The component breakdown of the Combined Applicable Motor Fuel Tax rate is as follows:

The Maryland Excise Tax rate for Gasoline increased from $.251 to $.256 and for Special/Fuel/Diesel from $.2585 to $.2635.

The Maryland Sales and Use Tax Equivalent rate increased from $.087 to $.097.

STOP the Maryland Gas Tax

Are you ready to pay MORE taxes?  In Maryland, you already pay 23.5 cents PER GALLON in State Tax and 18.4 cents PER GALLON in Federal Tax.  Now they want to raise it even more.  Please take a moment to sign a petition to STOP the proposed gas tax increase!  Go to to find out who your legislative representatives are and let them know that you have had enough!  Adds 15 cents at the pump!