Form 2290 Due Date for the 2018-2019 Tax Year

When is Form 2290 Due?

The IRS Form 2290 for Heavy Vehicle Use Taxes (HVUT) must be filed annually by August 31st for each taxable vehicle that is used on public highways during the current tax period. The current tax period for heavy vehicles begins on July 1, 2018 and ends on June 30, 2019. Form 2290 must also be filed once a vehicle is placed in service. The due date for each month is the last day of the following month.

For example: If a vehicle is placed in service in November, the Form 2290 due date is December 31st. If any Form 2290 due date falls on a Saturday, Sunday, or legal holiday, file by the next business day.

Due Dates for the 2018-2019 Tax Year

IF, in this period, the vehicle is first used during Then, file IRS Form 2290 and make your payment by*
July, 2018 August 31, 2018
August, 2018 October 1, 2018
September, 2018 October 31, 2018
October, 2018 November 30, 2018
November, 2018 December 31, 2018
December, 2018 January 31, 2019
January, 2019 February 28, 2019
February, 2019 April 1, 2019
March, 2019 April 30, 2019
April, 2019 May 31, 2019
May, 2019 July 1, 2019
June, 2019 July 31, 2019

To download Form 2290 2018-19 due date pdf, Click here

The Form 2290 due dates for the 2018-2019 tax year have been stated in the table above.

Due Dates for the 2017-2018 Tax Year

IF, in this period, the vehicle is first used during Then, file IRS Form 2290 and make your payment by*
July, 2017 August 31, 2017
August, 2017 September 30, 2017
September, 2017 October 31, 2017
October, 2017 November 30, 2017
November, 2017 January 3, 2018
December, 2017 January 31, 2018
January, 2018 February 28, 2018
February, 2018 March 31, 2018
March, 2018 May 1, 2018
April, 2018 May 31, 2018
May, 2018 June 30, 2018
June, 2018 July 31, 2018

To download Form 2290 2017-18 due date pdf, Click here

The Form 2290 due dates for the 2017-2018 tax year have been stated in the table above.

Due Dates for the 2016-2017 Tax Year

IF, in this period, the vehicle is first used during Then, file IRS Form 2290 and make your payment by*
July, 2016 August 31, 2016
August, 2016 September 30, 2016
September, 2016 October 31, 2016
October, 2016 November 30, 2016
November, 2016 January 3, 2017
December, 2016 January 31, 2017
January, 2017 February 28, 2017
February, 2017 March 31, 2017
March, 2017 May 1, 2017
April, 2017 May 31, 2017
May, 2017 June 30, 2017
June, 2017 July 31, 2017

To download Form 2290 2016-17 due date pdf, Click here

The Form 2290 due dates for the 2016-2017 tax year have been stated in the table above.

HVUT Penalties

The IRS may impose penalties for a number of different reasons regarding HVUT Form 2290. Penalties may be assessed for failing to file your return or to pay taxes owed by the Form 2290 due date. HVUT penalties may also be assessed for filing false or fraudulent returns. These penalties are in addition to interest charged on late payments.

HVUT Penalties for late filing or late payment will not be imposed if reasonable cause can be provided for missing the Form 2290 due date. If you file after the HVUT deadline, an explanation must be attached to the return to show reasonable cause.

* File by this date regardless of when state registration for the vehicle is due. If any Form 2290 due date falls on a Saturday, Sunday, or legal holiday, file by the next business day.