IRS Form 2290 for your Schedule 1 must be filed each year for all taxable highway vehicles that are registered, or required to be registered, in your name under state, District of Columbia, Canadian, or Mexican law.E-FILE YOUR 2290
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If you're a trucker with a vehicle that has a taxable gross weight of 55,000 pounds or more, you are required to electronically file HVUT Form 2290 to get a stamped copy of your Schedule 1. You must file for any taxable highway motor vehicles that are 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.
To file heavy vehicle use tax 2290 online, you need the details of your business, including your business name, address (a sole proprietor can use their legal name and address), EIN (Employer Identification Number), and the details of an authorized signatory.
Please note: You must have an EIN to e-file your truck tax form 2290 online. If you do not already have an EIN, you can learn how to get one here.
You will also need your vehicle details, including the VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) and the gross taxable weight.
If you are going to pay the IRS via direct debit, be sure to have your routing and account number ready.
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Enter your business name and EIN. These are very important, so make sure that both are entered correctly.
The tax year for IRS Form 2290 starts July 1, 2016 of each year and ends on June 30, 2017 of the following year. Tax Form 2290 is filed based on the first used month of the vehicle. For example, if your vehicle was first used on public highways in September, you have until October 31 to file your 2290.
Begin by entering in the vehicle identification number, or VIN, and enter the taxable gross weight of the vehicle. Then select the option if your vehicle is used for any special purposes, such as for agricultural use or logging.
We will accurately calculate exactly how much you owe IRS, then you can choose one of the following IRS payment options to pay your HVUT:
We’ll check over your form to make sure it’s clear of any basic errors. Then please double check your information summary to be sure that your business and vehicle information are entered correctly.
Once your payment information has been entered then you've completed your form. Simply enter a 5-digit number of your choice at the bottom of the page to electronically sign and transmit it to the IRS.
Depending on volume, your return should be either accepted or rejected by the IRS within 10 to 15 minutes. When accepted, we will immediately send you a stamped copy of your Schedule 1 via email. If your form is rejected you can check your dashboard for the reason why and resubmit as many times as necessary for free. Also, you can download your Schedule 1 from the dashboard of your account at any time, and from there, it can be texted, emailed, or faxed anywhere.