How do I file a vehicle report of sale?

As the seller, you’re responsible for filing the report of sale. If you don’t file, you may be held liable for tolling bills, towing charges, and other civil or criminal liabilities incurred by the new owner. The new owner is responsible for transferring the title. You should file a report of sale within 5 days from the date your vehicle was: 

•Given away (gifted)
•Traded to a private party or dealer
•Given to a wrecking yard
•Turned over to an insurance company
•Disposed of File a Vehicle Report of Sale online, or in person at a vehicle licensing office (service fees may apply).

Report of Sale

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