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swag wrote at 2010-09-09 00:16:47
I heard you have to register truck commercial, get bonded, federal ID#, and then get special tag for transporting vehicles from the BMV in Columbus. They're the same tags that car lots use. this is only hearsay. ask a car lot how they get their tags. Hope this helped

Bull wrote at 2011-02-20 11:45:32
Contact the dealers division of the BMV in Columbus that is how I got mine. you are allowed 1 plate per unit plus 1 extra.

will wrote at 2012-11-02 00:14:35
You can only file for special plate online. You will find the application in the dealer section.  Your local branch can not help you, it has to be online.  They will show up and want to see all trucks before issuing the plates.  

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