Utah IFTA State Tax: An Overview

Do you own a trucking business in the State of Utah? 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 Utah motor fuel tax 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 apply for IFTA in Utah by setting up a new account, the next section is for you:

  • Complete your IFTA registration in Utah by submitting your completed form to the Motor Carrier Section.
  • Pay $4 fee for each set of decals.
  • You are going to need one set of decals per qualified vehicle.
  • Expect the decals within a couple of weeks.
  • Apply in person for same day decals.

Frequently asked questions

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 Utah.

You can find the latest information about IFTA rules and regulations in Utah on tax.utah.gov.

Yes, interest applies to each jurisdiction for underpayment of tax due irrespective of whether there is a net refund or deduction.

The licensing fee in Utah is $4 for each set of decals.