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.” Although Women In Trucking has a focused membership that is industry related, many other organizations are more relaxed in their entrance threshold. For[...]

Third Party Designee For Your Form 2290

So truckers, you have been filing form 2290 since a very long time and we are sure you know in and out of the application. However, today, we are going to talk about Third Party Designee and its role they play in form 2290. Well, before we proceed, let’s understand form 2290. Form 2290 : Form 2290 or HVUT is an application filed by truckers, owner operators and tax filers for their heavy rigs weighing more than 55,000 pounds. Usually the tax season behind on July 1 st and for two months i.e. 31 st of August is the last date for filing form 2290. However, there are times when the due date is[...]

Heavy Vehicle Used Tax Is Due For First Time Used Vehicles By 30th September

So truckers, today at ThinkTrade Inc we are going to discuss about form 2290. And this stands as a reminder for truckers and owner operators to file and pay their HVUT for the newly used heavy vehicles. If you have bought your heavy vehicle weighing more than 55,000 pounds, you are liable to report and pay your dues through form 2290 to IRS by the end of the second month of the first month of use, which means September 30 th stands as the last date for reporting vehicles first used in August. It is mandatory for trucker or owner operators to pay their dues. It is believed that, the heavier[...]

Reasons Why You Should Make The Best Use Of

Trucking is one such profession that does not hold an age bar. Anyone from a college graduate to a retire officer can choose trucking as their new profession to survive. We know it sounds weird but yes, the career you are going to deal is mixed of flexibility, availability and the passion to do something in life for the nation. However, let us remind you, it is no bed of roses. The hardship you would face from the nights without sleep will turmoil your routine and you might end up with nausea. If you are game for it, trucking is the best profession. So are you the one looking for a job in[...]

Pay Your Dues Online Using The Following Methods

With the season for the year 2014-15 ending successfully, we take the pleasure to thank our taxpayers for investing the trust and the belief in , a prime product of ThinkTrade Inc . We had received an overwhelmed response from new and existing customers and we wish to maintain the same association each tax season. Before we move with the topic of the blog, lets brush our knowledge about form 2290 aka HVUT: Form 2290 is the application through which you can file Heavy Vehicle Used Tax and this tax is calculated based on the weight of the truck. The standardized weight of the truck[...]

Due Date Reminder For Irs Form 2290 Taxpayers

Welcome back truckers, hope you are fit and fine. Hope you have filed form 2290 for the year 2014-15 and if you have not got your hands on HVUT yet, let us remind you, today is the last date for filing your return with no penalties getting involved. Don’t get yourself confused, the due date for this year is 2 nd of September as the actual due date was falling on a weekend. As per the books of IRS, if the due date falls on a weekend, the next business day is treated as the due date and that is why, 2 nd of September is the last day for filing HVUT online or paper file. What Happens If You Don’[...]

Walk through a trade show and see what big hearts are in the trucking industry.

Anyone who thinks the trucking industry has an image problem needs to step up to the challenge and help change it. In fact, at the recent Great American Trucking Show (GATS), there were many opportunities to see how much positive change professional drivers and those who support them initiate. You might have heard about the ALS (amyotropic lateral sclerosis, or Lou Gehrig’s disease) Ice Bucket Challenge . Cari Baylor of Baylor Trucking hosted the challenge during the three days of the truck show. The ice and water were quite a contrast to the one hundred plus temperatures in Dallas that week[...]

Pick Full Service Option As The Mode Of Efiling Form 2290

So filers, hope you are aware that you have only 7 days in hand to get your form 2290 return filed or you know what are the consequences you need to face. Filed directly to the government, IRS would take action if there is a delay. And we are sure, you don’t want to face such situations. If you have decided to file online, we have exclusive feature for truckers who are busy behind the wheels all day and do not have sufficient time to file return. “ Full Service Option ” is the feature for truckers, owner operators and taxpayers that will allow you to stick to your planned schedule and the[...]

Avail Offers Only At Thinktrade For OOIDA Members

Truckers, owner operators and taxpayers, if you have not filed your taxes yet and you are part of OOIDA, we have an exciting offer for you. ThinkTrade Inc. is an affiliated member of OOIDA since 2010 and the association is growing profoundly. And thus, ThinkTrade Inc is taking the opportunity to serve and pay respect to OOIDA members with flat 50% discount on our efiling service fee. We would like to take this opportunity and welcome taxpayers to, a prime product of ThinkTrade Inc. Come over, file your dues to IRS, and receive your schedule 1 copy in minutes. Experience the magic[...]

Are You Wondering Filing With Tax2290 Is Secure? Here’s The Answer

Heavy Vehicle Used Tax is the tax filed through IRS form 2290 by the vehicle owners and truckers if their rigs weigh more than 55,000 pounds and commute through the public highway. It is believed that these heavy vehicles cause most of the damage and these funds collected as tax is directly invested in the wear and tear of the highway. The tax season usually starts from July- August and the due date falls by the end of August. However, this year the due date is falling on a weekend and that implies for 2 days of grace time, and 2 nd of September is declared as the due date for filing form[...]