IRS Form 2290
2290 for $9.90*
Why Pay more?
* For a single Truck
Who Must File IRS Form 2290?
You must file IRS Form 2290 and Schedule 1 for the tax if a taxable highway motor vehicle is registered, or required to be registered, in your name under state, District of Columbia, Canadian, or Mexican law at the time of its first use during the tax period and the vehicle has a taxable gross weight of 55,000 pounds or more.
What is required?
You need the details of your business - Business Name (Sole proprietor can use their legal name) and address, EIN (Employer Identification Number) , details of the authorized signatory. Please note: you must have the EIN to file Form 2290. If you don't have one, read the details from this blog post.
You need the details of your vehicle - Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) and Gross weight of the Vehicle
If you are going to pay the IRS by direct debit (we strongly recommend it), keep the routing number and the account number ready.
How it works?
Create An Account: To start, register with us using your email address and choose a password for your account.
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Enter Business Information: Enter your Business name, EIN number accurately
Choose the First used month and the tax year: Tax year for Form 2290 starts in July of any year and ends by the last day of June, the following year. 2290 is based on the first used month of the vehicle. You can list all the vehicles that had the first used month. If you have vehicles with different first used month,
Enter Vehicle Information: Start entering the VIN, Gross weight of the vehicle, Logging or non-logging (Logging vehicles primarily used for exclusively for transporting products harvested from the forest and is registered with the state agency as such). The table below will show the taxes based on the weight of the vehicle and for the complete tax year. The taxes will be prorated if you are filing for the part tax
|TAXABLE GROSS WEIGHT||HEAVY VEHICLE USE TAX RATE||LOGGING VEHICLE RATE|
|Below 55,000 lbs||No Tax||No Tax|
|55,000 to 75,000 lbs||$100 plus $22 per 1000 lbs over 55,000 lbs||$75 plus $16.5 per 1000 lbs over 55,000 lbs|
|Over 75,000 lbs||$550||$412.50|
There is no tax if you are going to be driving the vehicles for less than 5000 miles (7500 miles if you have the agriculture number plates).
IRS Payment Options:
We figure out the taxes for you. There are several options to pay the HVUT taxes with the IRS.
Direct Debit or EFW: IRS will debit directly from your bank account. If you would like to choose this option, keep the routing number and the account number ready.
EFTPS: You have to schedule the payment to the IRS by going to EFTPS.gov.
Check/Money Order: IRS also supports Check/Money Order if you have can schedule it in time. We strongly advice our Canadian customers to use this option as EFW option may not work for Canadian banks.
Just a reminder, if you choose Direct Debit (EFW) as a payment method, the IRS will not process your return during the weekends, or on federal holidays, but on the next business day.
Transmit to the IRS:
You need to electronically sign the return by entering any 5 digit number of your choice before you send it to the IRS.
What we will Do:
First we'll check over your form, make sure it's clear of basic errors. After that, we'll submit your tax return electronically to the IRS. We're an authorized IRS, e-file provider and our site operates on a secure network, so your information is safe.
While filing your IRS Form 2290, our system can identify credits and help you quickly and easily file Form 8849, so you get your money back faster.
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