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What impact will Trucking Companies and their Drivers see this year when filing 2018 taxes?

By: Pam Corn / Posted on: February 26, 2019

The newly signed tax bill, Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, has gone into effect and has significantly limited itemized individual tax deductions that are available to trucking companies and their drivers.

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Transportation Trends and Forecast for 2019

By: Nick Stanley / Posted on: December 21, 2018

With 2018 coming to a close, US trucking companies are expecting to see freight volumes remain steady if not increase heading into 2019.  One factor leading to a rise in truckload shipments can be linked to increased tariffs on Chinese goods by the US.  The uptick in tariffs can be traced back September of 2018 when President Trump raised tariffs to 10% on 200 billion worth of imported Chinese products.  This news immediately impacted and shifted peak shipping seasons on land and by sea in the US.

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An UBER solution to driver shortages?

By: Ryan Wolfe / Posted on: October 11, 2018

The millennial crowd views UBER as a great opportunity to earn cash on a regular, or part time basis.  The schedules can be a flexible as necessary, which is why many feel the Millennial's take a strong liking to the opportunity.  

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Cutting Red Tape: Impact on the Trucking Industry

By: Nick Stanley / Posted on: June 8, 2018

 

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Retracement?

By: Pam Corn / Posted on: May 29, 2018

On May 22nd WTI Crude nearly reached $73 / barrel and since then prices have dipped almost 10%. 

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