Applicable Local Taxes

There are some local fees and taxes that apply when reserving in certain areas in the US and Canada. Below are a few highlighted fees and taxes:

  • Arizona: $2.50 minimum Maricopa County Rental Surcharge
  • California 
    • San Francisco:  $20 SFO Transportation Fee is added to all reservations at SFO (San Francisco International Airport).
  • Connecticut: $1 per day Tourism Surcharge
  • Florida: $1 per reservation Florida Rental Car Surcharge
  • Illinois
    • Chicago: Lease Transaction Tax (9%). A $2.75 Lessor Tax is added to each full day reservation. (This does not apply to hourly reservations.)
  • Massachusetts
    • Boston, MA: The Massachusetts Convention Center Financing Fee is added as an annual $10 fee, one time per member year (as defined by your driving plan) for all members who reserve and drive a car that is located inside the city limits of Boston. Learn more.
    • Revere, MA: The Vehicle Rental Surcharge is added as an annual $10 fee, one time per membership year, for all members who reserve and drive a car that is located inside the city limits of Revere.
  • Nebraska
    • Omaha: $8.92 Occupation Tax is added to each full day reservation.
  • New Jersey: $5 New Jersey Domestic Security Fee is added to each reservation for cars used in New Jersey. Learn more. And New Jersey residents are charged a 7% sales tax on application and membership fees.
  • New Mexico: $2 per day Leased Vehicle Surcharge
  • Ohio
    • Cleveland: $6 for all reservations over 4 hours
  • Pennsylvania: The PA Public Transportation Assistance Fund of $2 is added to each reservation. PA rental car tax (2%). PA sales tax (6%).
    • Pittsburgh: The Allegheny County Rental Vehicle Tax of $2 is added to each reservation. Allegheny County Sales Tax (1%).
  • Washington: Washington State Rental Car Tax (7.7%)
  • West Virginia: $1 per day West Virginia Rental Taxi
  • Airports: Various airports may also be subject to additional fees and taxes. When reserving an airport Zipcar, be sure to click “view details” on the reservation confirmation page to see a full list for your reservation.
  • Washington, DC:  Washington, D.C Rental Vehicle Sales Tax (10.25%) 

 

 

 

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