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Did You Know?: Truck Drivers Needed

February 12, 2015

Written by Yesenia Carrillo   Did you know that 6.8 million people in the U.S. are employed within the Trucking Industry with nearly 3,500,000 truck drivers. That may seem like a lot but in reality the Trucking Industry is facing massive shortages in truck drivers. In fact, the shortage is estimated to be about 25,000 truck drivers in the U.S. There aren’t enough truck drivers to … Read More »



California State Board of Equalization: 4Q14 Relief

February 11, 2015

Written by Yesenia Carrillo The California State Board of Equalization has issued the Diesel Fuel Tax Law section 60212 that waives penalties and interest for late 4th quarter 2014 filing. Due to the new return processing system introduced in late 2014, the Motor Carrier Office has not been able to assist agents and taxpayers in a timely manner. As a result, taxpayers and agents have not … Read More »



Altering a Tax Form: Don’t Do It!

January 29, 2015

Written by Yesenia Carrillo It isn’t unusual to make mistakes on a tax form so don’t feel like you are the only one. The good thing is that there are ways to correct them. Filing an amended tax form is an option that is available to correct a mistake. Their are only three types of corrections that can be made electronically: vin correction, change in vehicle … Read More »



Electronic Systems Possibly Replacing IFTA Decals

January 15, 2015

Written by Yesenia Carrillo   Decals have often been the source of frustration for many hard working truckers. Decals are stickers issued by a state agency that are attached to the exterior of a truck. They validate its current permission for operation in compliance with the law. IFTA is exploring the idea of going digital to eliminate the need of decals. Over time decals can fade due to … Read More »



Big Rig Truckers: The Unsung Heroes of American Transportation (Infographic)

January 8, 2015

Being a trucker can be a pretty thankless job. However, here at 2290Tax we know that trucking is the backbone of America. From food to clothes to electronics and medicine – if you’ve got it, then a trucker brought it! But a lot of people might not realize just how vital truckers are to our everyday way of life. This is our salute to big … Read More »