Wyoming Fuel Tax Administration

FuelTaxBrand.jpg (FuelTaxBrand)Fuel Tax Administration (FTA) is charged with administering Wyoming's motor fuel tax laws. The program is dedicated to providing assurance that the state receives all fuel tax revenue to which it is legally entitled for the preservation of and enhancements to the transportation system.

State laws governing fuel taxes are contained in Title 39, Chapter 17, Articles 1 & 2 and are administered in Chapter 5 of WYDOT's Rules and Regulations. The statutory definition of fuel includes all types of combustible gases and liquids used to operate motor vehicles on public roadways and highways. The tax imposed on fuel is conclusively presumed to be a direct tax on the ultimate or retail consumer.

Fuel Tax Program Mission Statement

We are committed to providing world class service by accurately collecting taxes, distributing revenues, and administering the laws associated with fuel tax.

Fuel Tax Program Vision Statement

Our program is a place where passionate, intelligent and committed people come to work in a team environment with the ultimate goal being the efficient and effective collection of the tax on fuel in the state of Wyoming. Our vision is maximized customer value through world class service accompanied by accurate and timely information.

Fuel Tax Administration Values

As we evolve as a program, it has become more and more important to explicitly define the core values from which we develop our culture and our business strategies. These are the 10 core values that we live by:

  • Be optimistic about what we can achieve
  • Collaboration allows us to be successful by using the strengths of each team member
  • Differences are valued, and judgment is only placed on degrees of team success
  • Embrace & drive positive, productive and necessary change
  • Build open & honest relationships through communication
  • Be generous with our time & talents
  • Create fun & creativity
  • Build a positive team & family spirit
  • Open & supportive leadership that champions communication, growth & innovation
  • Be passionate & determined