The deadline to file your Heavy Highway Vehicle Use Tax is Aug. 31, but be warned that the IRS’ e-filing system will be closed for maintenance that weekend.
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The transportation funding bill that governs this annual tax on vehicles expires Sept. 30, forcing the agency to wait on the new law.
The Overdrive 2010 Owner-Operator Almanac offers maintenance tips and schedules, important dates and useful information to keep you ahead of the curve on what it takes to run a successful owner-operator business.
This tax, covering the year ending June 30, is due. The maximum fee for a Class 8 truck is $550. Go to http://www.irs.gov/ for Form 2290.
Overdrive's Most Beautiful contest is back for a second year. Submit yourself or a female truck driver you know! The first-place winner will win a trip to The Great American Trucking Show in August and will be featured in a story in Overdrive. Submissions accepted through March 20.
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