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TruckingOffice or QuickBooks? We’ve created a little test we call TruckingOffice or QuickBooks.  Let’s see which program is going to work best for you. Is accounting the only thing an owner-operator needs a computer program to do? Obviously not.  In this 21st century, there’s software to manage many aspects of a trucking business. We know […]

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Truckers who have tried to make Quickbooks work for trucking often say one thing. I will never use QuickBooks for trucking ever again. You can guess what their experiences were like. For owner-operators, it’s an obvious choice for the billing part of trucking.  QuickBooks is the standard for accounting for millions of small businesses.  When […]

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Is Quickbooks for trucking the right program for the IFTA? Think of your trucking business like a hamburger fresh off the grill.   You cooked it just the way you want.  The bun is waiting, the burger is still steaming and it’s time to add the ketchup and mustard to make it perfect.  What are you […]

The post QuickBooks for Trucking? A look at IFTA appeared first on TruckingOffice.

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Have you ever thought about hiring an assistant? Someone to manage the office work, make sure the IFTA is filed correctly and on time, and to bring you coffee every morning – even if you’re on the road? Ok, so that’s not going to happen.  Hiring someone to manage the books can be a smart […]

The post You Need an Integrated Truck Mileage Calculator appeared first on TruckingOffice.

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Where do you go from here? Once you get the load, either from a load board or an established customer, you’ve got to decide the route to take to deliver it. As we see it, there are two choices: the old way with maps or the modern way with  truck routing software like PC*Miler. When […]

The post Why Use Truck Routing Software? appeared first on TruckingOffice.

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Some of us pay the IFTA taxes quarterly.  That’s not fun.  Some of us pay the quarterly income taxes.  That’s also not fun.  Fortunately, they’re not the same month. The trucking industry pays a lot of taxes. Fuel tax at the pump IFTA 4 times per year IRP HVUT I’m sure they’ll come up with more, […]

The post Self-Employed Owner-Operators: Are your taxes due this week? appeared first on TruckingOffice.

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It’s the week of the annual CVSA Roadcheck.  Are you taking the week off? Shippers Remember A quick conversation recently showed me that one of the largest companies in northeastern USA is aware of truckers who take this week off.  “We remember – and we don’t hire them again.” I doubt that they’re the only […]

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In remembrance of those who gave the ultimate sacrifice and with thanks to those who loved them.

The post Memorial Day, 2018 appeared first on TruckingOffice.

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Has this ever happened to you?  The invoice you sent out – and need to get your payment right away – gets stuck in some kind of accounting snafu?  Instead of 30 days, you’re waiting more than 90 days out to get your money.  Whether you call it a dispatch error or an invoice mistake, […]

The post Trucking Dispatch Software Makes Life on the Road Easy appeared first on TruckingOffice.

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