PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten — Motorists have a number of options to pay their 2020 vehicle tax.
At the Receiver’s office in the Government Administration Building in Philipsburg or at the Public Service Center in Simpson Bay payment can be made in cash, by check or MAESTRO.
Payments may also be made via the bank by either using the bank’s online payment system or by visiting the bank and depositing the funds into the appropriate account.
At the RBC Royal Bank payments can be made into the Government’s NAF Account number 8200000005425048 or the US Dollars account number 8200000403930461.
At the Windward Islands Bank Ltd payments can be made to NAF Account number 324800-03 or US Dollars account number 324800-05
The deadline for payment has been extended to Friday, March 13, 2020.
As the 2020 number plates have not yet arrived on the island, motorists who have paid their 2020 vehicle tax are allow to use their current number plates without repercussion until such time that the new plates become available.
Motorists who have paid their 2020 vehicle tax via the Bank are advised to visit the Receiver’s office at the Government Administration Building in Philipsburg or the Public Service Center in Simpson Bay three working days after making payment.
Go to the kiosk and select “Receivers” followed by “online Payment”.
Proceed to window “A” and present your proof of payment made via the bank along with the original valid insurance, valid inspection of the vehicle and the 2019 motor vehicle tax payment receipt to obtain the 2020 receipt, which should be kept in the vehicle as evidence of payment of the 2020 vehicle tax in the event one is asked by the Police to produce this. For recently purchased vehicles, the bill of sale is required.