What Challenges Will Road Usage Charging Pose for Transportation Agencies?

WSP mobility operations expert Pat McGowan explains how agencies can implement road usage charging operations to promote accuracy and fairness in taxation.

With electric and hybrid vehicles on the increase, accuracy and fairness in taxation is becoming an issue since fuel-based taxation models doesn’t account for these vehicles.

Currently, pilot programs are focused on collecting taxes at the state level, so now we need to develop a consistent model that focuses on collecting taxes at a national level.