Category Archives: Tax Assessor-Collectors

Update to Google Chrome

As HTTPS becomes a stronger browser requirement, Google Chrome will implement a change in January that will warn users when trying to access HTTP sites. The Texas Department of Motor Vehicles has mitigated all known traffic that uses HTTP to … Continue reading

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Resolved: Texas NIC Credit Card Processing Issue (1/15/2021 @ 10:39AM)

Good morning, The Texas NIC issue that was preventing credit cards from being processed has been resolved.   Thank you, Texas Department of Motor VehiclesIT Department     Source: Tax Assessor-Collectors Resolved: Texas NIC Credit Card Processing Issue (1/15/2021 @ 10:39AM)

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Initial Notification: Texas NIC Credit Card Processing Issue

Good morning, Texas NIC is experiencing issues that are preventing credit card payments from being processed. Support staff are working to identify and resolve the issue.  Thank you, Texas Department of Motor VehiclesIT Department     Source: Tax Assessor-Collectors Initial Notification: … Continue reading

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Resolved Notification: RTS Unavailable (1/13/2021 @ 3:40 PM)

Good afternoon, The RTS system was experiencing intermittent connectivity and was briefly unavailable.  The RTS system is now available. We apologize for the inconvenience and any impact on you or your customers.   Thank you, Texas Department of Motor VehiclesIT … Continue reading

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January 2021 NMVTIS Guide Update

Please review and distribute as appropriate. The latest update to the NMVTIS Guide (attached) is now available via Registration and Title System (RTS) workstations and at www.txdmv.gov. We welcome your feedback and encourage you to email any comments or suggestions … Continue reading

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RTS Practice and Learn (PAL) notification

Dear TAC Partners, We hope you are enjoying the holiday season. As you may know, the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) has been working diligently to provide you with a new tool to assist county offices with training on … Continue reading

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Correction: e-View for Specialty License Plate Designs

Please review and distribute as appropriate. The Texas Department of Motor Vehicles is previewing one redesigned license plate, Texas Realtor and two new license plates, Texas Diver and Houston Audubon. Please visit us at the following link to provide your … Continue reading

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New Vendor License Plates, Texas Realtor and Houston Audubon and one Vendor Plate, Texas Diver

Please review and distribute as appropriate. The Texas Department of Motor Vehicles is previewing one redesigned license plate, Texas Realtor and two new license plates, Texas Diver and Houston Audubon. Please visit us at the following link to provide your … Continue reading

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Temporary Waiver of Vehicle Title & Registration Requirements Ends April 14, 2021

Temporary Waiver of Vehicle Title & Registration Requirements Ends April 14, 2021 Texans have through the end of that day to complete overdue transactions If you’re overdue, it’s time to renew! The temporary waiver of certain vehicle title and registration … Continue reading

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Updates to VTR 998, VTR 999, and Specialty Plate Guide

Please review and distribute as appropriate. The Sickle Cell Disease Awareness specialty license plate and the redesigned General Land Office sponsored Adopt a Beach specialty license plate will be available for purchase on December 14, 2020. The following documents have … Continue reading

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Revised National Motor Vehicle Title Information (NMVTIS) Conversion Chart

Please review and distribute as appropriate. With Registration and Title System (RTS) Release 9.9, a new NMVTIS brand code, 56 for Export Only Vehicles, was added for salvage and nonrepairable vehicles sold for export only.  As a result, the following … Continue reading

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Complete: RTS/webDEALER Release 9.9.0 (12/13/2020 @ 5:32 AM)

Good morning, The deployment of the RTS and webDEALER system updates were completed as of 5:32 AM this morning, 12/13/2020. Thank you, Texas Department of Motor Vehicles IT Department   Source: Tax Assessor-Collectors Complete: RTS/webDEALER Release 9.9.0 (12/13/2020 @ 5:32 AM)

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RTS Release Notes 9.9.0

Good afternoon, Over the weekend of December 11, 2020, the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) will update the Registration and Titling System (RTS) with Release 9.9.0 that contains the content summarized below.  Enhancements:  RTS: A Closed County Sales Tax report did … Continue reading

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Correction: RTS/webDEALER Release 9.9.0 (12/12/2020 @ 6:30 PM)

Good afternoon, Over the weekend of December 11, 2020, the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) will update the Registration and Titling System (RTS) and webDEALER System. During the deployment of the new release you may experience intermittent connectivity issues … Continue reading

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Reminder: RTS/webDEALER Release 9.9.0 (12/12/2020 @ 6:30 PM)

Good afternoon, Over the weekend of December 11, 2020, the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) will update the Registration and Titling System (RTS)/webDEALER Systems. During the deployment of the new release you may experience intermittent connectivity issues to the … Continue reading

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Initial Notification: RTS/webDEALER Release 9.9.0 (12/12/2020 @ 6:30 PM)

Good afternoon, Over the weekend of December 11, 2020, the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) will update the Registration and Titling System (RTS)/ webDEALER Systems. During the deployment of the new release you may experience intermittent connectivity issues to … Continue reading

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Revised Statutory Lien Foreclosure Forms

Please review and distribute as appropriate. The department instituted changes to the use of court orders in the title application process to better align with statutory requirements.  These changes were detailed in Registration and Title Bulletin #008-20.  As a result, … Continue reading

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County Training Program – User Account Transfer and Completion History

Please review and distribute as appropriate. As you are aware, Senate Bill 604, enacted by the 86th Legislature, added Transportation Code, Section 520.023.  The legislation required the department to implement a training program on the department’s automated registration and titling … Continue reading

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Timeframe for renewing vehicles with expired registration extended to nine months in IVTRS and webSUB

Please review and distribute as appropriate. In preparation of the COVID-19 waiver being lifted by Governor Greg Abbott, the ability to renew expired registration has been extended in the Internet Vehicle Title and Registration Service (IVTRS) to nine months.  Customers … Continue reading

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Resolved: NMVTIS System Available (10/12/2020 @ 10:44AM)

  Good morning,   NMVTIS is now available. We apologize for the inconvenience and any impact on you or your customers. Thank you, Texas Department of Motor Vehicles IT Department     Source: Tax Assessor-Collectors Resolved: NMVTIS System Available (10/12/2020 … Continue reading

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Initial Notification: NMVTIS System Unavailable (10/12/2020 @ 9:25AM)

Good morning,   NMVTIS is currently unavailable. Support staff are working to resolve the issue.    Thank you,   Texas Department of Motor Vehicle IT Department     Source: Tax Assessor-Collectors Initial Notification: NMVTIS System Unavailable (10/12/2020 @ 9:25AM)

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October 2020 NMVTIS Guide Revision

Please review and distribute as appropriate. The latest update to the NMVTIS Guide (attached) is now available via Registration and Title System workstations and at www.txdmv.gov. We welcome your feedback and encourage you to email any comments or suggestions to … Continue reading

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Complete: RTS Release 9.8.0 (10/4/2020 @ 5:19 AM)

Good morning, The deployment of the RTS system updates were completed as of 5:19 AM this morning, 10/4/2020. Thank you, Texas Department of Motor Vehicles IT Department       Source: Tax Assessor-Collectors Complete: RTS Release 9.8.0 (10/4/2020 @ 5:19 AM)

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RTS Release Notes 9.8.0

Good afternoon, Over the weekend of October 2, 2020, the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) will update the Registration and Titling System (RTS) with Release 9.8.0 that contains the content summarized below.  Enhancements:  webDEALER did not provide a reason why a … Continue reading

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Reminder: RTS Release 9.8.0 (10/3/2020 @ 6 PM)

Good afternoon,   Over the weekend of October 2, 2020, the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV) will update the Registration Titling System (RTS). During the deployment of the new release you may experience intermittent connectivity issues to the following applications:   Starting … Continue reading

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