ALEXANDRIA, VA – TRALA-sponsored legislation to exempts truck weighing more than 8,500 pounds from a 10 percent vehicle rental tax was passed by Alaska legislature Jan. 11. Senate Bill 174 was introduced at TRALA’s request after the Alaska Department of Revenue imposed the state’s passenger vehicle rental tax on rentals of all vehicles weighing less than 26,000 lbs. The bill will next be sent to Governor Frank Murkowski for his signature. For more information, contact TRALA’s John Lynch at (703) 299-9120 or

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