Boats Sold or Transferred Out of the State of Kentucky

The following documents and information are required:

  1. Affidavit for Correction/Exoneration (62A044) for all boat(s) sold or transferred out of state.
  2. Taxes currently due must be collected.
  3. Affidavit for Correction/Exoneration(62A044) must be signed by the owner or an individual possessing Power of Attorney for the owner. A copy of the Power of Attorney must be submitted with the Affidavit for Correction/Exoneration. The signature on all forms must be notarized or the affidavit cannot be accepted. Mark the appropriate box (vehicle was sold out of state or non-resident of Kentucky) and complete that section. If you have moved to another state, proof of non-residency is required
  4. Completed form(s) and tax, if applicable, must be returned to the County Clerk’s office for processing. If returned by mail, send to:

Boyd County Clerk
P.O. Box 523
Catlettsburg, KY 41129-0523

If your boat was registered in Kentucky on January 1st of the current tax year, you will be liable for the taxes under Kentucky law (KRS 134.810). If the sale or transfer occurred before January 1 of said tax year, we will accept a copy of the new title or a copy of the bill of sale in order to exonerate the tax assessment.

Acceptable Methods of Payment:
Cash, Certified Check, Cashier’s Check, Money Order, MasterCard, Visa and Personal Check only by mail.

Debbie Jones
Boyd County Clerk

Boyd County Courthouse
2800 Louisa St.
Catlettsburg, Ky. 41129

Phone: (606) 739-5116
Email: [email protected]

Branch Offices
Cedar Knoll Mall
Phone: (606) 929-9595

Ashland Office
335 16th Street
Ashland, Ky. 41101
Phone: (606) 325-3547