Factsheet: Mineral oil tax act (MÖSt)

Mineral oil tax act (MÖSt)

Key Information
Description: 
The Mineral Oil Tax (MÖSt) in Austria is a consumption charge through which fuels from mineral oils used in road transport are charged. Petrol and diesel from a minimum content of 4.6 % resp. 6.6 % of biogenic material are subject to a lower mineral oil tax. Mineral oil solely from biogenic material and E85 are exempt from this tax.
Goal/Aim: 
stimulate biofuels in transport

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