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Can someone tell me the reason the DVLA require a reminder letter or the V5C reference number to tax your vehicle? You can't just to be them your registration for some unknown reason. Read More
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9m, 3w agoPosted 9 months, 3 weeks ago
Can someone tell me the reason the DVLA require a reminder letter or the V5C reference number to tax your vehicle? You can't just to be them your registration for some unknown reason.
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9m, 3w agoPosted 9 months, 3 weeks ago
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It is just a way of making sure the cars keeper records are up to date with the DVLA. You can only tax with a reminder (so your details must be correct) or V5c (also proof you are the keeper).
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It's to stop people driving round in cars that are still in other people's names. It makes you have to update owner details. It's a good thing as it makes sure the correct owner of a vehicle can be traced in the event of a crime.

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