Exemptions

The following types of vehicle registrations are not subject to personal property taxes:
Type Description Required Documentation
Government
Any motor vehicle owned by the state, United States government, or any political subdivision.

Government registration
Diplomat
Any motor vehicle owned and used for personal or official purposes by an accredited consular or diplomatic officers of foreign governments or their family members and employees who are nationals of the state by which they are appointed and are not citizens of the United States.

Diplomatic ID
Military
Any motor vehicle normally garaged, stored, or parked in the city or on a United States military base within the geographic boundaries of the city and is registered in this state or any other jurisdiction, and whose sole owner is on full-time active duty in the military service absent from his state of residence or domicile (not a resident or domicile of Virginia).

State registration, proof of domicile (LES), and photo ID
Daily Rental Any vehicle used as a daily rental passenger vehicle. State registration showing registration as a daily rental vehicle