Originally Posted by techwhiz
They watch the selling price.
They will send you a bill for the additional if the sale price is well be low market value.
Otherwise you must justify it by showing pictures or receipts of mechanical work.
Price is at the bottom of KBB or get dinged.
Not true. In the last 3 years I sold a bunch of cars & bikes. In most cases the "lower tax rate" was a part of the deal. The CA dmv doesn't look at market rates and it does not send any bills to anyone for additional tax. Bad info...