Do you own a trucking business in the State of Florida? It’s important you register the vehicles in your fleet for IFTA filing to avoid penalty. Let us guide you further.
It is of utmost importance that you get your Florida IFTA online filing done before the due deadlines as late filing may result in a penalty of $50 or 10% of the net tax liability. Florida IFTA renewal applications can be completed online as well as by mail. Here is how to apply for IFTA account in Florida:
January, February, March: April 30
April, May, June: July 31
July, August, September: October 31
October, November, December: January 31
Yes, you would still need to file a ‘zero’ report in the state of Florida.
In Florida, the following commercial vehicles are exempt from IFTA licensure:
You can find more information about rules and regulations concerning IFTA accounts in Florida by visiting https://www.flhsmv.gov/driver-licenses-id-cards/commercial-motor-vehicle-drivers/international-fuel-tax-agreement/.
Commercial motor vehicles are IFTA qualified if they are used, designed, or maintained for the interstate transportation of persons or property and: