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Say no to Paper Filing Says, the IRS & Think Trade Inc!

TaxesFew years back, The Internal Revenue Service announced that they will not be mailing Form 2290 Package to Federal Excise tax Form 2290 taxpayers. This initiative was taken to encourage electronic filing (E-filing). Although the IRS has mandated Trucking Companies with 25 or more Heavy Vehicles to e-file, the IRS actively encourages everyone Trucker to file the Form 2290 electronically. The IRS has legitimate reason to do this because filing electronically is the quickest, easiest, and safest way to file tax returns.

Fortunately, it has become incredibly easy to Efile Form 2290 or other Tax forms associated with the Heavy Vehicle Use Tax (HVUT) such as Form 8849 Schedule 6. All you have to do is log on to www.Tax2290.com and start filing. You can file your for Form 2290, 2290 Amendments, Form 8849, Form 720, and Prepare your Fuel Tax report (IFTA) through www.taxexcise.com. Continue reading

Importance of Veterans Day, facts & Stats!

Believe it or not most of us do not even know why we even celebrate Veterans Day.  Veterans Day is celebrated to show and pay our respect to the fearless men & women who fought battles for the United States in the past and in the present as well. Veterans Day was formerly known as Armistice Day, on the remembrance of cessation of fights between the Allies and Germany in World War I, which happened in the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th Month in 1918.

The picture of Soldiers of the 353rd Infantry near a church in France, waiting for the end of hostilities this was taken at 10:58 a.m., on November 11, 1918, two minutes before cessation of fighting between the Allies and Germany.

 

 

 

Later in 1954 President Dwight D. Eisenhower Amended Armistice Day and changed it to Veterans Day. Continue reading

What America Puts Forward for You, Truckers!

There is no dearth of interesting places in and around America. If you are an ‘On the Road’ driver and hardly have time to take pleasure in the amazing and interesting scenic beauties that the country offers, then take some time to make your job better! Your profession can be a boom if you get additional time to indulge in nature’s delight than driving for long hours. Visiting the attractions is surely possible for truckers with little planning and effort. Of course, you can relish the nature through your lens too. Continue reading

3 Things That Don’t Matter To Truckers Drivers As Much As We Think!

Every industry got their turnover problem and that never seems to go away. Many people assume that truck drivers get low paid and they don’t possess good habits, which is not so true. However, there are certain evidence that speaks about the trucking sectors and their payment factor, showcasing the big turnover troubles.

However, according to the survey done by many, pay and other essential subject to discuss on, may not matter the driver as much as we might think. In the list, we outlined 3 things which really don’t matter the truckers as we presume. Continue reading

Take Along a GPS Device on Your Next Ride

Run your memory ten or fifteen years down the lane when you were a kid travelling to a new city with your father. If you could remember, travelling during those days was not easy and required lot of planning. Moreover, one had to stop for several times to know the exact route and be in the right direction. Those times with the mind mostly pre-occupied with the idea of going in the right direction hardly left any time to enjoy nature’s beauty. The fear of getting lost and reaching the place before dark took away the enjoyment of driving down the highway. Thanks to Roger L. Easton, the inventor of the ‘Global Positioning System’ and giving one of the best gifts to those who love to travel or take travelling as their job.

These days, it is common to find many truck and car drivers having attached a GPS device to the windshield of their vehicle. Additionally their increasing popularity has resulted in reduced prices of this device and has almost become a norm to find people use this device to locate a new place and view the direction on map. Using this device has made it possible for travelers to enjoy every bit of their travel and helped truck drivers drive with ease without any fear of getting lost. Feel free to travel anywhere with a GPS device handy with you. Continue reading