Trucker’s Resources


Trucking is one of the most regulated industries in America. Whether you’re a firm with thousands of drivers or an owner-operator with one truck, these federal and state regulations apply to you, and you must comply with them as soon as you obtain your operating authority....

White papers

When you decide to go independent—whether you’re breaking away from a carrier or have decided to go out on your own—there is one common mistake that’s made...
Establishing a business can be a complicated process and requires knowledge of business structures...
Taxes. We all have to deal with them, and when you’re an owner-operator, you may be hearing some tax advice that sounds too good to be true...

Authority Startup Checklists

Every trucking company is unique. Our team will work with you to select the right service for you and your business. Download these helpful checklists to see how we can support your transportation business:

Compliance Services

Need assistance passing your first DOT inspection? 

Factoring Services

Tired of waiting 30 days to get paid?

Permitting Services

Services can vary based on company operations and gross vehicle weight (GVW).

Gross Vehicle Weight (GVW)

Truck classification regulates safety. It is also used for commercial designation and vehicle registration. Check out these helpful flyers to get rollin’!

26,000 Pounds and Under

26,000 Pounds and Over

Helpful Links

TBS Factoring

Freight factoring, Advances, Fuel Finder, Discount Fuel Card


America’s Independent Truckers’ Assoc.


American Trucking Associations