Personal Watercraft - Kentucky Registered
Taxpayers must annually register the following watercraft with the County Clerk in the county of location.
- Personal Boats
- Fishing Boats
- House Boats
- Jet Skis
- Sail Boats
US Coast Guard Documented Boat - Personal
Owners of boats not used for Business Commercial purposes should file form 62A500-W by May 15th.
US Coast Guard Documented Boat - Commercial
Owners of boats used for Business Commercial Purposes/Rented/For hire & compensation should file Schedule C of form 62A500(P) by May 15th.
Owners of the following types of commercial watercraft should file form 61A207(P) by May 15th:
- Barges - Flat, Deck, Lash, Tank, Liquid, Dry Open, Covered, Specialized
- Tankers & Containerships
- Tow Boats & Push Boats
- Ferry Boats
- Excursion Vessels – Over Night, Paddle Wheelers, Mobile Dining Boats
Commercial dining barges/boats at a permanent Kentucky site are classified as Real Property and must file with the Property Valuation Administrator.
Dredging/construction vessels at an indefinite Kentucky work site must file 62A500(P) by May 15th