Do you own a trucking business in the State of Maryland? 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 IFTA fuel tax in Maryland before the due deadlines as late filing may result in a penalty of $50 or 10% of the net tax liability. Existing IFTA accounts with good standing are renewed automatically. If you want to learn how to apply for IFTA in Maryland 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 Maryland.
You can find the latest information about IFTA rules and regulations in Maryland on https://interactive.marylandtaxes.gov/Extranet/red/MFTB/IFTAeFile/User/Home.aspx.
The next business day is considered the filing due date in case the due date falls on a weekend or a legal holiday.
Incomplete applications result in delayed processing as they are returned by the Comptroller of Maryland.