Category: Truck Dealers

American Truck Dealers (ATD) Organize Coalition to Repeal Outdated Federal Excise Tax

Last week, 38 heavy-duty truck dealers and Automotive Trade Association Executives (ATAE) from 17 states attended ATD’s legislative fly-in. In all, 92 meetings were held on Capitol Hill to rally congressional support for S. 3052 and H.R. 2946, bills that would repeal the FET.

Momentum Grows to Repeal Federal Excise Tax on Heavy-Duty Trucks

“It’s the highest excise tax Congress levies on a percentage basis on any product, including alcohol and tobacco,” said ATD Chairwoman Jodie Teuton. “It’s time for Congress to repeal this tax.”

Trucking Industry Supports Repeal of Federal Excise Tax

Truck manufacturers, suppliers and industry stakeholders — along with dealers — stand a better chance of repealing the FET if we do it together.

My Truck Dealership Is Local

In a new MyDealership.org video, ATD Chairwoman Jodie Teuton discusses the importance of dealerships to their local communities as employers offering well-paying career opportunities and generating taxes to support local and state governments.

Congressman LaMalfa Pushes for FET Repeal with House Leadership

The FET delays the purchase of new heavy-duty trucks, preventing cleaner, more efficient and safer trucks from operating on roadways.

ATD Membership Offers Many Benefits

ATD is strong thanks to its members. Our association can never replace your engagement, your feedback, your phone calls and your face-to-face meetings with us and industry stakeholders. Let’s keep it up together!

American Truck Dealers Push for Repeal of Federal Excise Tax on Heavy Duty Trucks

Rep. Rooney, who met with employees and toured the dealership, was the first cosponsor of H.R. 2946, a bill that would repeal the 12-percent federal excise tax (FET) on the sale of heavy-duty trucks and trailers.

NADA Show Workshop recordings

NADA and ATD Members: View 2018 Show Workshop Recordings

Workshop Recordings from NADA Show and ATD Show 2018 are now available as an exclusive membership benefit.

Continue to Shop the 2018 NADA and ATD Expos

The 2018 Expo is available all year long to registered attendees. Continue to shop the Expo on our MyPlanner website.

New ATD Report: Employment at U.S. Commercial Truck Dealerships Up 12%

“Overall employment at U.S. truck dealerships is the highest it has been in the last five years,” said ATD Senior Economist Patrick Manzi. “Truck dealers continue to contribute to their communities with jobs that pay well and offer the ability for advancement.”