Mississippi Bill of Sale

To show that a sales transaction involving the buying and selling of a motor vehicle, vessel, gun, etc, has legally occurred, a Mississippi bill of sale form is drawn. These forms also confirm that there has been a transfer of title of the goods from the person selling to the person buying. These forms have to be approved by authorized persons.

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Mississippi Bill of Sale

Forms

There are four forms of bill of sale form in Mississippi, and they include:

  1. Boat Bill of Sale – To buy, sell and prove that there has been a transfer of title of a vessel, this bill of sale form is drawn.

  2. General Bill of Sale – To prove that there has been a transfer of title of personal properties, this bill of sale form is drawn.

  3. Gun Bill of Sale – A gun bill of sale form is drawn to show that there has been a sales transaction involving firearms.

  4. Vehicle Bill of Sale – In Mississippi, when there is a sales transaction (sales and purchase) involving motor vehicles, this bill of sale form is drawn. 

Requirements For the Registration of a Motor Vehicle

  • A proof of purchase (a Bill of Sale in this case);

  • A Mileage Declaration Form (i.e. an Odometer Disclosure Statement);

  • A document showing transfer of ownership (in cases where this document has been misplaced, it can be replaced);

  • A driving permit that is approved in Mississippi;

  • In cases where someone else registers the motor vehicle in place of the original owner, a Mississippi Motor Vehicle Power of Attorney is needed;

  • Payment of Registration Costs; and

  • Document showing Insurance coverage on the vehicle:

    • For every person involved in an accident, $25,000 is paid;

    • For every accident that leads to damage of property, $25,000 is paid;

    • For every accident that causes physical injury, $50,000 is paid.

Registration Requirements For Vessels

  • Proof of purchase ( which is a Bill of Sale form in this case);

  • In cases where the boat was previously owned by someone else, documents showing transfer of ownership is required;

  • A filled out application to register for a water vessel;

  • A filled out application to transfer ownership of water vessel;

  • Payment of Registration costs.

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