Read through the definitions of the available legal business structures, then decide which one is a fit for your business needs.
The simplest, with the least amount of paperwork, is the sole proprietorship, but you will need to do your homework before deciding which works best for your situation.
If you don’t have a CDL, you’ll need to research the steps to do that.
Start at the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s page that answers the question: How do I get a Commercial Driver’s License? Your first stop: the following list of questions that you’ll need to ask yourself before starting a trucking company.
After this the biggest hurdles was price it was very difficult to agree them on our price because they were charging very high and we quoted very less price because we had complete with other well funded guys . We manually collected 4,000 truck drivers details with driving license and I’d . After this we started our campaign we went to major industrial areas of the Delhi and contacted with the business owners.
When most people in our industry say they’re starting a trucking company, they usually mean they’re becoming an owner-operator.
Go to truck stops if you can and talk to drivers you see hauling the kind of freight you’re interested in.
Stop by truck and trailer dealerships to see what they’re offering and pick up spec sheets.
An owner-operator is just what it sounds like — a person who owns and operates the truck in their company.
It’s typically a one-person operation and that person is considered a self-employed trucking company owner.