Arkansas 2024 EV Tax Credits Guide [+ Calculate Your Savings]

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There’s no denying that electric vehicles (EVs) are expensive, but there are federal and state incentives like rebates and tax credits to make EVs more financially appealing.

But what state EV incentive programs are in place in Arkansas?

Let’s see what current incentives are available in your area and whether or not you qualify for them.

Last Updated: January 2024

Arkansas EV Savings Calculator

Use the calculator below to see which models qualify for the federal EV tax credit and for any state-specific incentives that can help you save even more.

What EV Incentives Are Available in Arkansas?

Arkansas has no incentives for electric vehicles at this time. However, we update this post regularly, so check back to see if that changes.

Incentives for Purchasing an EV in Arkansas

Arkansas does not offer incentives for the purchase of a new electric vehicle and only limited post-purchase incentives are in place.

While Arkansas doesn’t offer substantial incentives, you can take a look take a look at our federal EV incentives resource to see if you qualify for any federal incentives.

Other EV Incentives Offered in Arkansas

There are very limited post-purchase EV incentives available in Arkansas. Currently, the following offers are in place:

  • Entergy offers residential customers in Arkansas up to a $250 rebate for the purchase of a qualifying home EV charge station.

Visit our EV community on Facebook to connect with other electric vehicle owners in your area and find out if specific offers are available.

Now that you know what electric vehicle incentives are available in Arkansas, what else do you need to know about making the switch to all-electric transportation?

Read our guidance on how to prepare for an EV to make sure the models you’re considering will meet your real-world driving needs!

Frequently Asked Questions

Are there incentives for purchasing an electric vehicle in Arkansas?

No, there are no state-level incentives in place when you purchase an EV in the state of Arkansas. Also, check out our picks for the best deals on EVs.

Are there additional fees for purchasing an electric vehicle in Arkansas?

Yes, there are additional fees to pay when you purchase an EV in the state of Arkansas. A $200 registration fee is levied on fully electric vehicles to make up for the tax revenue lost now that you will no longer buy gasoline or diesel. The annual fee drops to $100 for plug-in hybrid vehicles or $50 for hybrids without the ability to plug in.

Does sales tax apply when I buy an EV in Arkansas?

Sales tax is applied to electric vehicle purchases in Arkansas at the same rate as traditional combustion vehicles. Visit our resource page to find the vehicle sales tax in Arkansas.