Wheel Tax Rebate

What is a Wheel Tax Rebate?

For a qualifying senior or a disabled citizen, a rebate of the wheel tax that is included in your vehicle registration renewal is available each year. An eligible citizen may look forward to a standard rebate of $50 per year. Applications are processed by the Shelby County Trustee Office.

Rebate Qualifications:

  • Age 65 or older with household income $25,000 or less
  • Disabled citizens under 65 with household income $25,000 or less

    Note: Disabled License Plate number is required.Only one vehicle per household is eligible.

Documentation Needed:

  • An application complete with signature
  • A copy of the paid vehicle registration
  • Proof of Age (a copy of a driver's license or birth certificate)
  • Proof of Income ( a copy of a Social Security Benefits Statement or Federal Tax Return)
  • Disabled Drivers under 65 -- A copy of the paid vehicle registration for a Handicap License Plate (not hang tag)

Applications Available:

Additional Information:

For questions or more information, please call Trustee Customer Service at (901) 222-0200 and press option 4.