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Government, Business, Technology, Fuel

ATD Announces Coalition to Repeal Federal Excise Tax on Heavy-Duty Trucks

Jodie Teuton ATD Chairwoman Jodie Teuton says repealing the federal excise tax on heavy-duty trucks would promote deployment of new vehicles that are cleaner and safer than older models. (Seth Clevenger/Transport Topics)

SAN FRANCISCO — American Truck Dealers announced a new industry coalition to push for the repeal of the 12% federal excise tax on heavy-duty trucks.

Seth Clevenger | Managing Editor, Features
January 28, 2019
Government, Business

Senate Bill Would Repeal Federal Excise Tax on Heavy Truck Sales

Sen. Cory Gardner Sen. Cory Gardner by Zach Gibson/Bloomberg News

Sen. Cory Gardner (R-Colo.) introduced a bill June 13 that would repeal the federal excise tax that applies to the sale of heavy-duty trucks.

Eleanor Lamb | Staff Reporter
June 13, 2018
Government, Business

Sen. Cory Gardner Asks Colleagues to Oppose Excise Tax Increase on Trucks

Sen. Cory Gardner by Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg News

The trucking industry is supporting a resolution that calls for no increase in the federal excise tax on heavy-duty trucks.

Eugene Mulero | Staff Reporter
May 26, 2016