Heavy Highway Vehicle Use Tax Return - Form 2290. Calculate and pay the tax due on highway motor vehicles used during the period with a taxable gross weight of 55,000 pounds or more. File suspension from the tax when a vehicle is expected to be used 5,000 miles or less (7,500 miles or less for agricultural vehicles) during the period.
STEP 1: CREATE YOUR ACCOUNT
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STEP 2: ENTER YOUR BUSINESS & TRUCK INFORMATIONS
Enter your trucking and business details, from your EIN to your VIN.
STEP 3: TRANSMIT TO THE IRS
After we verify your details, the next step is to transmit your HVUT Form 2290 details to the IRS.
STEP 4: GET STAMPED SCHEDULE 1 (PROOF OF PAYMENT)
In less than 5 minutes, you’ll know your filing status! Once the IRS accepts your 2290 Online Filing Form, you’ll receive your stamped Schedule 1 in minutes via email.
Yes, You can file for multiple companies under a single account. Once you are logged in just click on start 2290 return.
The IRS digital e-file watermark tells you everything you need to know. When you receive your stamped Schedule 1, look for the watermark and you'll know it's the right document. The IRS will apply a digital watermark to your Schedule 1. This electronic Schedule 1 is your official proof of payment, and all DMV locations are required to accept this document.
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If you have a problem with your password, it can be reset. Email Support at email@example.com. A new password will be sent to your email address.
Your own fleet's truck number. Each truck/vehicle must have a unique number.
There are two payments required to pay while filing 2290 online:
•IRS tax payment:
Pay with direct debit with checking or savings account, or Electronic Federal Tax Payment System (EFTPS) or mail the check to IRS.
•Form2290filing.com website service fee: Pay via credit card or Debit Card – Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express.
Your IRS stamped Schedule 1, the 2290 accepted form will be delivered to your email as an attached document, after your 2290 tax filing is processed by the IRS.
The annual taxable period begins on July 1 of the current year and ends on June 30 of the following year. For vehicles that are in use at the beginning of the tax period, your 2290 filing deadline is August 31, 2017. Taxes on the full tax period must be filed and paid in advance.
For vehicles in service for a full year, the filing is once. For new vehicles, Form 2290 must be filed by the last day of the month following the month of first use.
Typically within 10 Minutes.
A receipt for the charges to your credit card will be emailed after the charges are posted to your account. This would typically occur within minute of your submission.
No, the IRS only accepts payment via EFTPS (Electronic Federal Tax Payment System) or ACH (Bank Debit) or Check Payment.
Paying 2290 taxes via ACH Bank Debit is easiest because you simply enter your bank account information in form2290filing.com as part of the filing process. The IRS then withdraws funds from the account. The other payment method, EFTPS, is described below.
Visit https://www.eftps.gov/eftps/ to learn more. EFTPS was developed by the U.S. Department of the Treasury Internal Revenue Service to enable taxpayers to pay their federal taxes electronically online. Electronic Federal Tax Payment System (EFTPS) is FREE from the U.S. Treasury. Pay all federal taxes electronically - online or by phone 24/7.
If you select EFTPS, you will need to perform the additional steps of initiating your payment amount through your EFTPS account.
If you are in a hurry to file, and you do not have a EFTPS account, do not select the EFTPS option. If you choose the EFTPS method to pay your IRS taxes, you will want to sign up as soon as possible. Within 15 business days your Personal Identification Number (PIN) will be mailed to your IRS Address of Record. You will also receive confirmation materials including instructions on how to obtain your Internet Password for secure use of EFTPS online.
2290 taxes must be filed separately for each company you represent. You can file on behalf of others, but you cannot 'group' filings. Each 2290 filing is done for a single company, and requires a unique Employer Identification Number (EIN).
Unless you're a third party filer, the company that owns the vehicle typically files the annual Heavy Vehicle Use Tax.
Companies should protect themselves by retaining proof of ownership and proof of 2290 filing and payment. The practice will help protect a company in potential IRS audits or assessments.