Monthly Archives: October 2014

Moving Toward the Mission

The Women In Trucking Association’s primary purpose is to increase the percentage of women in the trucking industry. In an effort to provide exposure to young girls who might not have considered a career in trucking, we initiated a Transportation Patch for the Girl Scouts of America.

In partnership with the Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana, the curriculum was designed to provide the girls with insight into the trucking industry. The event was planned for October 13th, which was Columbus Day and there was no school scheduled. Continue reading

31st October 2014 is the Last Date To File Form 2290, Q3 IFTA and Form 720

October is the month of due dates, and with that, we would like to remind Tax Excise filers to get their excise tax filed through form 720. The Quarterly Federal Excise Tax is filed by the end of each quarter to avoid penalties and interest for late payment. However, for the 3rd quarter, the due date is 31st of October 2014. If you have not filed yet, feel free to drop by and pay your dues online in seconds. You will receive your acknowledged receipt in seconds. Continue reading

Quarterly Federal Excise Tax Return is due by 31st October 2014

C’mon excise filers, gear up for the third quarter Excise tax Form 720 filing . Before the date reaches our calendar, it is our duty to pay the dues to the IRS and leave behind the penalties. Excise tax is paid by businesses and companies who are directly involved in buying and selling of products. Form 720 is also known as Quarterly Federal Excise Tax Return. Also, do note, there are no extensions available for filing form 720 and this means every taxpayer have to file their return on or before the due date in order to avoid penalties. Continue reading

IFTA For The Third Quarter Is Due By October 31st 2014

Being a trucker is not an easy task to deal with. With a long list of obligations, taxes are one among them. However, if you are traveling from one jurisdiction to another during the course of the quarter with IFTA license or permit, you are liable to file and pay IFTA taxes to your base jurisdiction on or before the due date. For the 3rd quarter, the due date is falling on 31st of October. So truckers, get ready with the documents and set it for filing. Continue reading

Form 2290 Amendment Available For Your Perusal

Welcome back truckers hope you are doing well. Today we are going to talk about Amendment form 2290. It is obvious that not every taxpayer would look forward for an amendment; however, it is good to know and understand the procedure. So if this is one topic you need to know, keep reading, we are going to explain the possibilities and requirement for the same. Continue reading

There’s an association for that!

Women In Trucking Association is an organization whose mission is to “encourage the employment of women in the trucking industry, promote their accomplishments and minimize obstacles faced by women working in the trucking industry.” defines an association as “an organization of people with a common purpose and having a formal structure” or “a connection of ideas…correlation of elements of perception, reasoning, or the like.” Continue reading