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Do’s & Don’ts When You Get Pulled Over !

Most of the drivers get nervous when they see the flashing lights of a police car on their rear view mirror. Of course, who would like to get pulled over when we are rushing towards our destiny? You like it or not it’s mandatory to show the officer that you are cooperating. The next second those lights come on, make sure that you are being observed and the way you react will decide whether you are going to end up in a problem or not. Continue reading

Merry Christmas Truckers from Tax2290.com

Tax2290.com salutes truckers, who made our X-mas possible & will not be able to enjoy their pleasant time with their beloved ones. Plenty of drivers stay on the road over the holidays, rather than being with their families.

We Tax2290.com wish them all a merry Christmas, and as a tiny Santa would like to offer them a small present. It’s a discount code to avail on their Form 2290 e-filing with Tax2290.com. All a filer needs to do is to type in the coupon code when it prompts while he/she is filing their form 2290. The code is “WELCOME2016”. It would save you flat 20% from your E-filing fee. Continue reading

Trucking Insurance Coverage: Life Rescuer for Truckers

Do you own a trucking company? If yes, have you invested on commercial vehicle insurance to help you in dire circumstances? Unlike any other profession, trucking requires utmost dedication where truckers have to spend most time on the roads risking their life and business. For example, when behind the wheels there are chances of the vehicle being damaged especially while driven on the bad road conditions. To save money on the repairs, possessing a valid insurance would be helpful and also would let you breathe easy. Moreover, if you are an interstate trucker, the insurance laws and agreements are authorized under the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration. Read this blog to gather additional information on commercial motor carrier insurance and ensure you carry one for betterment.  Continue reading

Discover More about Long Hauling Requirements

Ever thought what it takes to be a long haul driver? How does a truck driver manage hauling for days and weeks together? It is essential for owner operators to have the necessary requirements to make their trucking business prosperous and handle every task assiduously. Starting from hiring drivers to having the essential equipment, it all requires hard work and dedication for a smooth running of the business. Reading further can help owner operators to have a clear understanding of the requirements and can work on the aspect accordingly. Continue reading

America’s 5 Most Traffic Congested Places for Truckers

Truly said that, “death, taxes, and traffic are certainties of life”. Whether truck drivers, office-goers, or any other being stuck in the traffic is one of the common topics of discussion and their impact. Besides, the honking of the horns adds to the irritation also delaying our work especially for truckers who have to deliver the goods on time. Of course, there are GPS devices to furnish information about the traffic but not all truck drivers are lucky enough to use a GPS device.

The ‘Texas A&M Transportation Institute’ released its annual report on America’s worst traffic cities. The final report released by the institute was prepared after an analysis and comparison with last year’s report.  Knowing about the worst traffic cities can help truck drivers prepare themselves and get their goods delivered on time. Reading this blog would be helpful in knowing the cities in America with the worst traffic conditions. Continue reading