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Tax Deduction Tips for Canadian Truck Drivers

Whether you are employed by a trucking company or an owner-operator, we have some tax deduction tips for Canadian truck drivers to make filing taxes easier this year. It’s that most wonderful time of the year again- Tax time! Ah yes, when everyone dreads what the taxman is going to tell them when it’s time [...]

2019-03-04T18:13:21+00:00March 12th, 2019|Canada, Drivers, Money saving ideas|

Speed Limiting Mandates Pass Regulatory Roadblocks in US

A potential new rule in the United States which would require heavy-duty trucks to use speed limiters while operating has passed the preliminary stages for policy-making. The new rule will be finalized likely within the next few weeks and will then soon be put into practice later in the year. The National Highway Traffic Safety [...]

DPF Cleaning – The Difference in Regeneration and Cleaning

DPF's, or Diesel Particulate Filters, are required to reduce exhaust emissions on virtually all diesel engines. Whether you have an over-the-road truck or industrial equipment, you likely have a DPF attached to the exhaust system. The real question is do you know how the difference between DPF regeneration and DPF cleaning? If you’ve researched [...]

2016-11-14T18:45:49+00:00March 30th, 2015|Author, Money saving ideas, Tid bits, trucking, Uncategorized|

DPF Cleaning – The Difference in Regeneration and Cleaning

DPF’s, or Diesel Particulate Filters, are required to reduce exhaust emissions on virtually all diesel engines. Whether you have an over-the-road truck or industrial equipment, you likely have a DPF attached to the exhaust system. The real question is […]

2016-11-14T18:45:50+00:00April 3rd, 2014|Author, Money saving ideas, Tid bits, trucking, Uncategorized|

Guide to Government Incentives for Green Commercial Trucks

Are you letting hard-earned cash slip away? There are numerous benefits for utilizing fuel-efficient commercial trucks. In addition to being better for the environment, fuel-efficient trucks boosts your company image and positively impacts your bottom line. While these vehicles are more expensive than their less-efficient counterparts, the U.S. government has set up incentive programs [...]

Truckers Save Money on Fuel and Taxes

Truckers Save Money on Fuel and Taxes With our Top Fuel 5 Saving Tips For Truckers The days of cheap fuel are over and it looks like they won’t be coming back anytime soon. Reducing the amount of fuel your trucks burn every week is the only way to cut the costs of fueling [...]

2016-11-14T18:46:12+00:00September 6th, 2011|Fuel Taxes, Money saving ideas, Tid bits|

How can a Canadian Carrier save money on fuel and IFTA fuel taxes?

Since fuel costs are one of the largest expenses a carrier has it is always something they are very concerned about.  As oil prices have skyrocketed carriers are frantically looking to save every where they can.  Most interstate carriers have the option to pick where they want to purchase fuel as they drive through a [...]

2016-11-14T18:46:13+00:00June 17th, 2011|Fuel Taxes, Money saving ideas|

The pitfalls of duty free fuel when IFTA comes due

This past quarter my company saw a dramatic increase in fuel purchases done on Indian Reserves and at Duty Free Shops. You might wonder why is this news worthy, well it directly ties in with every carrier’s IFTA tax liability at the end of the quarter. Generally speaking, higher then normal tax liability that can have my customer gasp when they receive their IFTA tax bill.

2016-11-14T18:46:14+00:00November 11th, 2010|Fuel Taxes, Money saving ideas, Taxes, trucking|