Wicklow tractor stopped at Covid-19 checkpoint had no tax for 15 years
The owner of this tractor has been making hay while the sun shines. But while he was stopped at a Covid-19 checkpoint in Newtownmountkennedy this week gardai were stunned to discover the farmer hadn’t bothered to tax his tractor for a grand total of 5,459 days.
A Garda spokesperson urged farmers to ensure their tractors are taxed up to date.
The spokesperson tweeted: “Make sure your vehicle is taxed. This tractor was stopped by roads policing in Newtownmountkennedy and they discovered this vehicle hadn’t been taxed in 5,000 days.”