Joyful Valentine’s Month! I hope all of you could have an exquisite month celebrating your family members! January was a busy month for us, as I’m positive it has been for all of you. With the brand new 12 months, we start seeing many new automobile registrations. I need to take this chance to present you some useful suggestions and data relating to titling and registering a brand new buy automobile (together with new and used automobiles).
If you buy a automobile from a dealership, the dealership ought to course of a title utility for you. With this sort buy, chances are you’ll register your automobile by coming in to the Probate Tag/License Workplace or by visiting www.marengocountyal.com and clicking on the “First Time Automobile Registration” field on the house web page. For both choice, you will have all your paperwork from the dealership, the ID/driver’s license of the proprietor(s) and insurance coverage. Please notice, if the dealership didn’t accumulate gross sales tax, you’ll have to pay it upon registration.
If you buy a automobile from a person, or in case your dealership doesn’t course of a title utility, we’ll gladly title and register your automobile within the Probate Workplace. We’d like the proprietor (one that can be on the title), or the particular person they appoint by *Energy of Lawyer, to come back in to the workplace and produce the next paperwork:
Invoice of Sale: together with automobile description, gross sales worth, purchaser and vendor signatures and date of sale (should match title sale date)
Title: together with purchaser and vendor data and signatures and date of sale (should match invoice of sale date)
Identification: usually a driver’s license or state ID is used
Proof of Insurance coverage: in response to regulation, should be an Alabama primarily based insurance coverage firm
Automobile Inspection: Solely wanted if automobile doesn’t presently have Alabama Title
When you want an inspection, chances are you’ll carry the automobile with you and we are able to carry out the inspection, OR a regulation enforcement officer could full the *inspection type.
*Energy of Lawyer and Inspection types obtainable on our web site at: www.marengocountyal.com/probate-forms/
Listed below are just a few further items of knowledge that you could be discover useful:
o be registered inside 20 days of buy or a late price can be charged.
o be registered within the county of residence of the proprietor.
o be coated with legal responsibility insurance coverage by means of an Alabama primarily based
insurance coverage firm.
All trailers (besides boat trailers) should be registered and have a tag.
I hope this data is useful to you and lets you know what choices can be found to you. If we are able to present any extra help, please be happy to name us.
Laurie Shoultz Corridor
Marengo County Probate Decide
Probate Courtroom/Recording: (334) 295-2210
Tag/License: (334) 295-2205 or (334) 295-2209
Could God bless you and preserve you secure!