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Pet Friendly Trucking Companies

April 6, 2016

Written by Yesenia Carrillo A trucking career offers many benefits; a flexible work schedule, paid travel, and a constant change of scenery to name a few.  One perk that I’m personally fond of is that truckers are able to bring their pets to work. Below you can find a list of companies that currently have a pet friendly policy.  Please Note: Not all trucking companies are created … Read More »

ELD Mandate

March 15, 2016

Written by Yesenia Carrillo The enactment of the MAP-12 bill required the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) to develop a rule mandating the use of electronic logging devices (ELDs). ELDs will be used to electronically record a driver’s Record of Duty Status which will replace paper logbooks. On December 10, 2015 the FMCSA established the minimum performance and design standards for hours of service … Read More »

IFTA and IRP Audit Workshop 2016 part 2

February 11, 2016

Written by Casey Bullard On part 2 of the IFTA and IRP workshop, the big topics of conversation were electronic records, ELDs, and GPS. It’s important to recognize that not all systems are created equal. The difference boils down to the records available to the carrier, and what the device actually does. An auditors job is to make sure all the miles are being accounted … Read More »

IRS Pamphlet 2290

February 11, 2016

Written by Yesenia Carrillo  Our close friends at the IRS told us that their personnel have been handing out these pamphlets to any one that files Form 2290 in person. The pamphlets are in Spanish and English. In short, the pamphlet explains the benefits of e-filing the Heavy Highway Use Tax through a IRS approved e-file provider. Filing your Form 2290 online saves you time … Read More »

Travel Report: 2016

February 10, 2016

Hello! This our travel report page for 2016. Here you will find information about the Trucking Industry and of the people trying to improve it. February: IFTA & IRP Audit Workshop Part 1: Many big industry names presenting at this year’s audit workshop Part2: Casey concludes with part 2 of the IFTA & IRP audit workshop May: ALK Technology Summit  The 2290Tax team had not been … Read More »