Motor Carriers

motor carrier services appointments

If you have checked our online service options and have determined that you need to come see us in person, appointments are available at our Ankeny location only.


You will need to make an appointment. Click the button below to make a motor carrier services appointment.

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Attention icon UCR Registration Now Open

Registration for 2023 will open October 1, 2022.
The 2023 registration period will open on October 1, 2022.

UCR Recommends State Enforcement Start on January 1, 2023
According to UCR Board policy, enforcement for the 2023 registration year is recommended to begin on January 1, 2023.

UCR Registration at
The UCR National Registration System ( is ready to handle registrations. For support or questions, call 1-833-UCR-PLAN or send an email to

Attention icon Georgia IFTA Return Filing Guidance

Governor Brian P. Kemp has extended the temporary suspension of the state’s excise tax on motor sales. All motor carriers who are licensed with the International Fuel Tax Association (IFTA) and traveling in Georgia are exempt from motor fuel tax from March 18, 2022 through December 11, 2022.

Get more information about the Georgia IFTA return filing guidance

IFTA Renewal instructions

Registration for 2023 is now open

Motor Carrier Forms

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Commercial motor carrier information

IFTA / IRP filing online

Oversize / Overweight / Trip permits

Motor Carrier Responsible for Safety (MCRS)

All IRP commercial motor vehicles (CMVs) registered within a Performance and Registration Information Systems Management (PRISM) State must have a MCRS assigned to it. Learn more.


Iowa fuel tax rates

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Form 2290 filing requirements and information

Form 2290 filing requirements 60-day rule
IRS Trucking Tax Center



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