Pennsylvania State Taxes
Choosing Pennsylvania as an RV Domicile State
The nice thing about having no ties to any state is the ability to choose your RV domicile, or RV home base. You can find a state that offers the best set of options for you and your family, depending on your individual needs. Of course, not every full time RV family has the ability or option of choosing their domicile. See the following page to determine if your domicile has been chosen for you:
Choosing an RV Domicile
Pennsylvania State TaxesFor most states, the most important consideration when choosing an RV home base is the way income taxes will affect you.
Most states charge residents an annual income tax, in addition to their federal income taxes.
Pennsylvania state taxes include both income and sales tax.
Pennsylvania Drivers License and License PlatesMore items to consider with Pennsylvania state taxes are the Pennsylvania drivers license and license plates and tags fees. All of these fees vary by state, so these Pennsylvania state taxes are something to compare and to take into consideration when choosing an RV domicile. Most of these fees are reoccurring.
RV Insurance and Pennsylvania Auto InsuranceWhat state you call home determines your automobile insurance requirements.
Each state is different, and the coverage required might contribute to your RV domicile decision.
Pennsylvania auto insurance requirements are as follows. Information on how to obtain Pennsylvania RV insurance is also included.
Voting in PennsylvaniaVoting is important to most Americans.
State politics might also be a consideration to take into account when choosing an RV home base. Here is the information on voting in Pennsylvania.
Homeschooling in Pennsylvania InformationEvery state in the United States has different homeschooling laws and regulations. Some states are very difficult to homeschool in, some states are very easy, while most states fall somewhere in the middle. As homeschooling laws go, homeschooling in Pennsylvania has many regulations and hoop to jump through.
For those homeschooling in Pennsylvania, annual letters of intent must be submitted including an outline of curriculum. Annually, homeschooling in Pennsylvania requires teacher evaluations as well as a detailed log of work completed including books used. In grades 3, 5, and 8 students must take standardized tests. Parents with a disabled child have to go through further approval before being allowed to homeschool their child. A laundry list of subjects is required for students, including safety and fire safety. Students must attend 180 days per year OR 900-990 hours per year.
Homeschooling in Pennsylvania Links
Other Domicile TidbitsThough Pennsylvania state taxes and regulations for homeschooling in Pennsylvania are probably the biggest concerns you'll have when deciding on making Pennsylvania your RV domicile state, other information might make a difference as well.
The weather may play a factor for you if you plan to set up some sort of home base in the state, and the regulations on gun permits are a very hot topic with many RVers.
RV Domiciles in Other StatesPennsylvania state taxes not making you happy? Don't worry! There are 49 more states to choose an RV domicile from! Check out the following resources to help you to make your full time RV living decision.
DisclaimerThis RV home base and domicile guide is intended to assist you with making a decision on which state to call home. Though we have done our very best to find current laws and tax rates, each state has the ability to change their rules at any time. Please follow the links above and verify everything before making a decision.
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