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Let the Transportation Professionals Do the Driving, and the Tax Professionals Do the Taxes

Apr 13, 2016
Running a trucking and transportation company is an all-day every-day sort of business. As an owner/operator you don't have much time left for your bookkeeping and taxes.

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Why Should Farmers and Truck Owner Operators Start Tax Prep Now?

Oct 21, 2015
October isn't a time that many small business owners think too much about getting their taxes done.

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Tough Economic Times Highlight Importance of Long-Term Tax Planning

Sep 30, 2015
Over the last several months, many Canadian small business owners and independent contractors - including farmers and truck drivers - have likely noticed that the nation seems to be in a bit of economic distress right now. 

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4 Tax Deductions Truckers May Have Missed

May 25, 2015
The following are some of truckers' more commonly overlooked tax deductions.

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3 Bookkeeping Tips for the On-The-Go Trucker

May 19, 2015
The following are a few tips for how to develop a reliable and efficient bookkeeping system that truck drivers can take on the road.

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4 Tax Prep Tips for Trucking Companies

Jan 28, 2015
The following recommendations can help trucking firms adequately prepare for tax season.

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Troubling Trend of Commercial Vehicle Accidents, OPP Says

Jan 09, 2015
With winter weather being what it is in Canada - several months of often bitterly cold temperatures, accompanied by frozen precipitation - it can make for treacherous driving. Yet despite the season being relatively young, there has been a high number of accidents involving commercial truckers in Ontario, raising the alarm of traffic safety officials.

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OTA Supportive of Making Entry-Level Training Mandatory for Truckers

Nov 12, 2014
The Ontario Trucking Association recently applauded the provincial government for attempting to make entry-level training mandatory.

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Automated Manual Transmissions Increasingly Common for Truckers

Oct 27, 2014
Automated manual transmissions are growing in popularity within the North American trucking industry.

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Most of Canada Will Allow Full-sized Trailer Tails

Oct 17, 2014
Most of the provinces in Canada have agreed to allow full-sized trailer tails on the road.

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