IRS Holds DPF Regen Fuel Exempt



ATA Dispatch - A memorandum issued by the Office of the Chief Counsel of the Internal Revenue Service says that diesel fuel used for the regeneration of a diesel particulate filter installed on a highway vehicle is not subject to the federal fuel tax on diesel. The IRS memo is in the form of advice issued to a taxpayer who inquired about the tax treatment of such fuel, and IRS says that the memo may not be used as precedent.

  

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We often talk about large loads on Alaska highways, and here’s a video of a load that traveled the Parks Highway last week. This load was 215 feet long overall, 21 feet wide and 18 feet high and had a preliminary weight estimate of 410,000 pounds.

The ability to move goods across the state is a vital part of Alaska’s economy. We build infrastructure in our state to be able to accommodate such loads.

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(Video by John Paulson, ADOT&PF)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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