FAQs on Form 8849

When is Form 8849 due?

Form 8849, Claim or Refund of Excise Taxes, should only be filed in the event that the vehicle was sold, destroyed, stolen; claiming a low mileage credit; or tax overpayment.

When filing Form 2290 with ExpressTruckTax, if your credit amount exceeds the amount of HVUT you owe, we will automatically generate Form 8849 for you so you can get your money back from the IRS faster! The IRS will issue a refund and send to the address indicated on the return. It can take up to 6 weeks to receive the refund. To check on the status of your refund, call (866)699-4096 opt 4.

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Last modified 21 Jun 2018 01:06 EST