In Oklahoma, it is unlawful to operate a vehicle without proper license plate or decal or on which taxes to the state have not been paid.
Punishment for Vehicle Taxes Due the State in Tulsa
Okla. Stat. tit. 47 § 1151(A)(5)(2)
Driving a vehicle in Oklahoma on which taxes are due to the state is a misdemeanor punishable by a fine of up to $500.
Title 47. Motor Vehicles Chapter 74 – Oklahoma Vehicle License And Registration Act Section 1151 – Unlawful Acts – Penalties
A. It shall be unlawful for any person to commit any of the following acts:
5. To operate a vehicle without proper license plate or decal or on which all taxes due the state have not been paid;
Any person convicted of violating any provision of this subsection, other than paragraph 3 of this subsection, shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor and upon conviction shall be punished by a fine not to exceed Five Hundred Dollars ($500.00).