Tax Technologies and Solutions for the Trucking Industry

Our Staff

Trucking, Technology and Taxes … nobody does it better

In an industry as regulated as trucking, competent tax help can be hard to find. You need professionals who understand exactly where you’re coming from, where you’re headed… and the most efficient way to get there.

OTS founders and principals have managed the tax departments of some of the world’s largest trucking companies, and boast a combined 125 years of transportation industry experience. We have the technical know-how to work with ANY back office system, the tax expertise to help you navigate the most complex regulatory scheme, and the trucking industry experience to speak your language, right from the start.


Chuck Farone
General Manager

Chuck joined OTS in 2002 as an intern in the fuel tax department. Throughout his career at OTS, he has held positions including Account Manager, Department Manager, and Director of Tax.
He holds a BS in Accountancy from the University of Akron and an MBA from the University of Ashland with a concentration in Finance.


Eric Shriver
Director of Tax and Licensing

Eric joined OTS in 1999 and has served in various capacities including inside and outside sales, director of client services and as a tax accountant for OTS’ paper based clients. He also oversees OTS’ licensing and permitting, property tax, federal form 2290 filings and reefer / PTO refund claims department.
Eric holds a BS in Business and Organizational Communications with a Minor in Sales and Marketing from the University of Akron.


Andrew Jackson
IT Manager

Andy is responsible for managing all aspects of OTS’ technology infrastructure. He joined OTS in 2006 and has been involved in the planning, design, and implementation of all hardware and software development. From day-to-day operations of all systems and services to the development of new product lines, Andy and his department oversee all aspects of IT at OTS.
Andy holds a BS in Information Systems Management from the University of Akron.


Casey Dorman
Director, HOS Compliance

Casey began his career at OTS after several years of experience working the operations side of a few local carriers. While coming on board with OTS in 2005, he has gradually broadened his experience with driver compliance to include a thorough knowledge of all U.S. Federal and Canadian HOS rules and regulations. He now ensures the most comprehensive compliance reporting services possible for hundreds of clients across the U.S. and Canada.
Casey holds a BA from Kent State University.


Alyson Arnold Seaman
Manager, Business Development

Alyson joined OTS in 2009 and has served in various capacities including Account Management, Licensing & Permitting, Accounts Receivable and Business Development. Prior to joining OTS, Alyson was an Account Manager and Licensing Clerk for T-Chek Systems from 1999-2009. Alyson has 14+ years of experience in the Transportation Industry and is now utilizing her skills and knowledge in outside sales and client retention. In her free time, Alyson enjoys baking, traveling and spending time with her family.


Our Services

Fuel Tax: Paper based and Paperless
OTS offers full service solutions to your IFTA/Mileage tax reporting. Reconciliation of mileages to odometers readings, trip-based OOR (out of route) reports and maps, filing requirements for your IRP, FHVUT/Form 2290, and more. More »

Tax Recovery / Refund Service
OTS focuses on determining potential tax exposures and available credits/refunds to make sure you pay the correct and legal minimum amount of tax owed. More »

HOS Driver Log Auditing
Evaluate your driver effectiveness and increase HOS compliance while reducing penalties for safety violations and improper reporting. More »

Licensing / Permitting
Tired of the license/permit hassle? Give OTS a call and we’ll take it from there. IRP supplements and renewals, over-dimensional permits, over-weight permits, weight group changes, and more. More »

Form 2290 Tax Renewal
Pay the tax due on highway motor vehicles used during the period with a taxable gross vehicle weight of 55,000 lbs or more.
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Informatics Division
Turn raw data into usable information by leveraging OTS’ reporting expertise and technology development experience through the use of our powerful online tools: