Do you own a trucking business in the province of Nova Scotia? 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 apply for a Nova Scotia IFTA quarterly tax return form before the due deadlines as late filing may result in a penalty of $50 or 10% of the net tax liability. If you want to learn how to register for IFTA in Nova Scotia, the requirements include:
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 Nova Scotia.
You can find the latest information about IFTA rules and regulations in Nova Scotia on https://www.gov.nl.ca/motorregistration/commercial-vehicles-and-drivers/national-safety-codes/fuel-tax/.
You are required to report the fuel put into qualified vehicles along with all kilometres travelled by qualified vehicles.
IFTA membership consists of forty-eight U.S. states and the ten Canadian provinces.