2022 Truck and Freight Market Forecast

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Trucking and Freight IndustriesAs 2022 quickly approaches, many are wondering what the immediate future holds for the freight market. It’s especially hard to predict the future right now, with uncertain economic conditions, the Covid-19 pandemic is still a factor and supply chain issues are affecting the nation. However, it’s possible to make some educated forecasts based on current data and conditions. Read more

ATBS Guest Post: Tax Moves for Truckers to Make Before Year End

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Guest post contributed by ATBS, the largest tax and accounting firm for owner-operators.  ATBS was founded in 1998 and has helped over 150,000 truck drivers with their business and tax needs. Original article published Nov. 28, 2021 here.


Tax Moves for Truckers to Make Before Year End

 

2021 is almost over which means it’s time to make sure you have minimized your tax bill for the year. There are many things you can begin doing now to make filing your tax return as easy as possible and reduce the amount you owe. Let’s take a look at a few of the most important tax moves to make before 2021 comes to an end. Read more

10 Ways to Increase Profitability of Your Trucking Business

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increase profitability of trucking businessRunning a profitable trucking business isn’t easy these days. There’s lots of competition, fuel prices are rising and customers can be inconsistent with their orders and payment schedules. Nevertheless, there are certain strategies that can help you boost your profits and grow your company. Here are 10 of the best ways to make your trucking company more profitable.

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A Review and Comparison of APU’s for Commercial Trucks

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We Reviewed Four Diesel Auxiliary Power Units

Due to tightening regulations regarding truck idling, along with increasing truck fuel and maintenance costs, Auxiliary Power Units have become an integral part of today’s trucking fleets. Particulate reduction regulations in the Nation’s Ports and heavily traveled truck corridors require companies to significantly reduce truck idling time. Additionally, since fuel and maintenance play a significant part in fleet profitability, APU’s are quickly becoming a “must have” in today’s trucking environment.

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