Do you own a trucking business in the State of Texas? 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 Texas IFTA fuel tax report before the due deadlines as late filing may result in a penalty of $50 or 10% of the net tax liability. You can renew an existing IFTA account by mail or in person. If you want to learn how to file IFTA in Texas 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 Texas.
You can find the latest information about IFTA rules and regulations in Texas on https://comptroller.texas.gov/help/ifta/return.php?category=programs.
If you do not travel outside of Texas and/or do not have vehicles exceeding 26,000lbs (GVW), you do NOT need IFTA.
You can use TruckSmartz to stay updated on the latest tax rates for all the jurisdictions that you travel in.