Tax Talk Blog - Motor Carrier
September Issue of Trucking Tips Now Available
September 8, 2016
The September 2016 issue of Trucking Tips is available now. This publication includes information and resources to help better serve taxpayers in the motor carrier industry. Read more...
Preserving the Crossroads of America
August 17, 2016
The state of Indiana adopted “Crossroads of America” as the official state motto in 1937. Since then, the actual “crossroads” have been enhanced and updated. Read more...
Start Your Engines!
May 25, 2016
As we approach the 100th running of this monumental event, let’s take a few minutes to see how the Indiana Department of Revenue ties into the greatest spectacle in racing. Read more...
February Issue of Trucking Tips Now Available
February 4, 2016
The February 2016 issue of Trucking Tips is available now. This publication includes information and resources to help better serve taxpayers in the motor carrier industry. Read more...
BPR Transition Coming Soon
December 28, 2015
Beginning in January 2016, the Indiana Department of Revenue's Motor Carrier Services Division (MCS) will assume responsibility for base plate registrations from the Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles (BMV) for companies with 25 or more commercial vehicles weighing 16,000 pounds or more, which will include power units or trailers. Read more...
What Exactly Does Motor Carrier Services Do?!
October 28, 2015
The department’s Motor Carrier Services (MCS) Division aims to provide guidance to motor carrier companies, commercial drivers, and Indiana residents. Read more...
New Issue of Fuel Tax Update Now Available
August 31, 2015
The August issue of Fuel Tax Update is available now. Read more...
Full Reciprocity Plan Creates Changes in IRP
August 12, 2014
Motor carriers! The Full Reciprocity Plan (FRP) was recently passed. It makes the International Registration Plan more efficient, equitable, and flexible for registrants and member jurisdictions. It removes all IRP provisions related to estimated distance and allows full reciprocity for all apportioned vehicles in all member IRP jurisdictions. Read more…
- Back to School Credits and Deductions
August 23, 2017
Next to the holidays, back-to-school time can be the most expensive season for many Hoosier families. Luckily, Indiana offers a few education related deductions and credits to put money back in your pocket. Read more...
- Tax Help for Homeschoolers
August 16, 2017
August is back to school time for Hoosier students across the state. Although homeschoolers in Indiana are not required to follow a traditional school calendar, now is a good time to remind homeschool families about the state's homeschool tax deduction. Read more...
- The Indiana State Fair is in Full Swing
August 09, 2017
- What Do Our District Offices Do?
August 02, 2017
- Filing Past Year Tax Returns
July 27, 2017
- Reading Your Tax Bill
July 05, 2017
- Fireworks Public Safety Fee in Indiana
June 21, 2017