Do you own a trucking business in the State of Iowa? 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 file your Iowa motor fuel tax report before the due deadlines as late filing and underpayment may result in a penalty of $50 or 10% of the net tax liability. You can renew an existing IFTA account by mail or online. If you want to learn how to apply for IFTA in Iowa by setting up a new account, the next section is for you:
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 Iowa.
You can find the latest information about IFTA rules and regulations in Iowa on https://iowadot.gov/mvd/motorcarriers/IFTAmanual.pdf.
The IFTA license must be carried in the vehicle at all times. If there is more than one vehicle, copies of the IFTA license should be made and placed in each vehicle operating under the IFTA license.
A qualified motor vehicle means a motor vehicle used, designed, or maintained for transportation of persons or property and: