South Dakota Residency & Domicile
The best part of being a South Dakota resident is saving money on taxes. You do not need to live in South Dakota to be a resident!
Get a South Dakota address by signing up for a mailbox through YBA
We’ll provide you with the legal forms and paperwork you need to change your residency / domicile state to South Dakota.
Use your YBA address on paperwork as your legal South Dakota address
We’ll send you all of the paperwork you need. This can be filled out online or mailed in to our office. Our friendly staff is always happy to help if you have any questions.
Stay in South Dakota for 1 night to get your driver's license
Stay 1 night every 5 years. Visit the local DMV to get your South Dakota driver’s license.
You must give the DMV proof of your stay. This comes in the form of a receipt for a campground, hotel, rental property like an Airbnb, or motel.
Benefits of Becoming a South Dakota Resident
- No state income tax
- No inheritance tax
- No personal property tax
- Low, 4% vehicle registration tax
- No annual vehicle inspections
- Ability, but not obligation, to vote in local and state South Dakota elections