Indiana Secretary of State and the Indiana Department of Revenue to host Auto Dealer Training Sessions

INDIANAPOLIS  — Indiana Secretary of State Connie Lawson and the Indiana Department of Revenue have joined together to create a seminar which provides information that is beneficial and valuable to the success of Indiana Auto Dealers.

The intent of this training seminar is to alleviate confusion and provide Indiana dealerships with the necessary information, resources, and skills to reach their maximum potential, as well as open lines of communication between state offices and auto dealers.

This free two hour training seminar will cover a variety of topics including:

  • Sales tax requirements for new, used and leased vehicles
  • Tire fees
  • Use tax requirements
  • Motor vehicle rental excise tax
  • Cross-border sales tax requirements
  • Explanation on how taxes are calculated and how each state handles taxes
  • Common violations and enforcement actions
  • What to expect during an audit

Attendees will also have an opportunity to have questions answered by experienced representatives from the Indiana Department of Revenue and Secretary of State Connie Lawson’s office.


Jeffersonville– March 5th 12:00p- 2:00p
Jefferson Township Public Library (North Program Room), 211 E. Court Ave., Jeffersonville, IN

Richmond– March 15th 1:00p- 3:00p
Ivy Tech Community College- Johnson Hall, 2357 Chester Blvd., Richmond, IN

Indianapolis– March 16th 10:00a-12:00p or 1:00-3:00p (two separate presentations)
Indiana Government South Center Building, 302 W Washington St, Indianapolis, IN

Evansville– March 19th 10:30a-12:30p
Evansville Vanderburgh Public Library (Browning Room), 200 SE Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Evansville, IN

Vincennes– March 19th 2:00p- 4:00p
Knox County Public Library (Fortnightly Clubhouse), 421 N. 6th St., Vincennes, IN

Terre Haute– March 29th 12:00p- 2:00p
Vigo County Public Library, 1 Library Square, Terre Haute, IN

Fort Wayne– April 2nd 11:00a- 1:00p
Allen County Public Library (ABC Theater), 900 Library Plaza, Fort Wayne, IN

Kokomo– April 11th 10:00a- 12:00p
Chamber of Commerce Inventrek Building (Auditorium), 700 E. Firmin St., Kokomo, IN

Lake County– April 16th 11:00a-1:00p or 1:30p-3:30p CST (two separate presentations)
Dyer Auto Auction, 641 Joliet Street, Dyer, IN

South Bend– April 19th 1:00-3:00
St. Joseph Public Library (Humphry’s Room), 304 S. Main St., South Bend, IN

SOURCE: News release from the Office of Indiana Secretary of State Connie Lawson

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