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Better Strategy Could Help Ease Trucker Shortage, Retention Issues

According to the American Trucking Associations (ATA), the industry was short approximately 60,800 drivers in 2018. With freight volumes steadily on the

Update: New Environmental Grant Program Deadlines in Pennsylvania

In 2018, pursuant to the Volkswagen Environmental Mitigation Trust, the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection ("PADEP") created

Transportation Industry Struggles with Growing Driver Shortage

While the U.S. Census Bureau shows the number of truckers at an all-time high in of 3.5 million drivers in 2017, the last year for which information is

Ohio Truckers See Increases in State Fuel Taxes

Truckers and other drivers in Ohio saw an increase in state fuel taxes earlier this summer when the Ohio tariff on gasoline increased 10.5 cents (to a

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Freight Exception from Business Privilege Tax

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court issued a ruling in favor of S&H Transport, Inc. in its business privilege tax (BPT) dispute with the City of York over

Tax Credits for Plug-In Electric Drive Vehicles

Eco-friendly electric vehicles have received another boost in popularity after the federal government introduced tax credits for individuals and businesses

Postcard #2 from the American Trucking Association’s National Accounting and Finance Council’s Annual Conference – Economic Address by the ATA’s Chief Economist, Bob Costello

“Slowing, but Growing” was the message from Bob Costello, the ATA’s chief economist, when he addressed the National Accounting and Finance

Postcard #1 from the American Trucking Association’s National Accounting and Finance Council’s Annual Conference – Breakfast Address by President Chris Spear

Tuesday morning’s conference began with a breakfast address by Chris Spear, the President and CEO of the American Trucking Association (ATA). He

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Due to Feedback, IRS is Brainstorming Other Ways to Calculate the Tax on Parking

On December 10, 2018, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) released interim guidance on the taxation of qualified transportation fringe benefits in the form

West Virginia Enacts Special Apportionment Rules for Motor Carriers

Recently the State of West Virginia enacted special apportionment rules for motor carriers owned by individuals, partnerships, other pass-through entities

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