Alberta has issued this notice indicating that effective January 1, 2010, Tax and Revenue Administration (TRA) will set benchmark fuel consumption rates for light duty pickup trucks under the TEFU program. The benchmark fuel consumption rates for light duty pickup trucks are required for claim periods starting December 31, 2009, and are optional for all claim periods between January 1, 2007 and December 31, 2009. The fuel consumption benchmark rates are 14.4 litres per hour for travel time and 2.1 litres per hour for idle time.
No. 26, “Tax Exempt Fuel User (TEFU) Program – Prescribed Fuel Consumption Benchmarks – Light Duty Pickup Trucks”