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Old 20th March 2017, 16:01   #1
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Default £1500 for car tax discs. Really?

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/271700983430
Just seen loads of tax discs on EBay for some really crazy money.
Are they really collectible now?
If true, I am sitting on a windfall as I have all 10 discs from my Contemporary SE.
I'm guessing they will be collectible in 20 years but not now surely?
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Old 20th March 2017, 16:05   #2
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https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/271700983430
Just seen loads of tax discs on EBay for some really crazy money.
Are they really collectible now?
If true, I am sitting on a windfall as I have all 10 discs from my Contemporary SE.
I'm guessing they will be collectible in 20 years but not now surely?
Well there will never be any more
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Old 20th March 2017, 16:24   #3
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The one you have selected is worthless in my opinion.

Have a look at what has sold to get a better idea of their value...

http://www.ebay.co.uk/sch/i.html?_fr...ax+disc&_sop=3
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Old 20th March 2017, 16:54   #4
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The one you have selected is worthless in my opinion.

Have a look at what has sold to get a better idea of their value...

http://www.ebay.co.uk/sch/i.html?_fr...ax+disc&_sop=3
That seems more like it. I think I will put mine away for 20 years at least!
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Old 20th March 2017, 17:00   #5
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I have a tax disk stamped in 1979 I wonder if it's worth owt?

I also have an unused six months book of Motor Fuel Ration tokens for a 1100-1500cc / 10-13HP car. Just keeping it for interest. But maybe it could take me on a world cruise?

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I want a tax disc from April 1965 if anyone knows where I could get one.
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Old 20th March 2017, 17:30   #7
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You can download old tax disc blanks for any year to fill in yourself - or pay them to make it for you. My 75 has this one filled in and housed in the fancy Rover holder I had. I didn't want to get rid of it so this nicely adds a little retro.



This is not the genuine one I mentioned earlier.

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I want a tax disc from April 1965 if anyone knows where I could get one.
You mean a reproduction or genuine?

There are loads of repro disc sites like this one: http://www.creativetaxdiscs.co.uk/

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You can download old tax disc blanks for any year to fill in yourself - or pay them to make it for you. My 75 has this one filled in and housed in the fancy Rover holder I had. I didn't want to get rid of it so this nicely adds a little retro.



This is not the genuine one I mentioned earlier.

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I may be missing the point here, but why have a tax disc dated from 1979 on a Rover 75? One from its year of manufacture would make sense perhaps. Unless 1979 is significant to you for some other reason.
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Old 20th March 2017, 19:27   #10
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I've got a disc for FWV571 Dec 60. My dad's old Pilot. Worth anything?
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