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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 Mississippi?

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

Last Updated: January 2024

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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 Mississippi?

Mississippi has no incentives for electric vehicles at this time, but there are some notable rebates available from utilities in the state. We update this post regularly, so check back to see if Mississippi adds direct rebates for EV buyers in future..

Incentives for Purchasing an EV in Mississippi

Mississippi does not offer direct incentives for the purchase of a new electric vehicle. However, other entities in the state have programs in place to make EVs more affordable and federal incentives are also available.

Other EV Incentives Offered in Mississippi

There are some generous indirect and post-purchase incentives available to EV buyers in Mississippi. These include:

  • Mississippi Power offers up to $1,250 in rebates for a new EV purchase and up to $750 for a pre-owned EV. Those rebates drop to $750 (new) and $500 (pre-owned) for plug-in hybrid vehicle purchases.
  • The same organization also provides up to $250 in rebates for residential customers who install a qualifying level 2 home 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 Mississippi, 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 Mississippi?

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

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

Yes, there are additional fees to pay when you purchase an EV in the state of Mississippi. As of 2021, a $150 registration fee (EV) or $75 fee (PHEV) is charged to make up for the tax revenue lost now that you will no longer buy gasoline or diesel. Note that these fees are tied to annual inflation, so they will be slightly higher every year unless requirements change.

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

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