An Overview of Form 2290, Due Date and Filing Requirements
Form 2290, is also known as HVUT Form used to report the HVUT payments made for the taxable vehicle that has a gross weight of over 55,000 pounds or more. The due date for Form 2290 depends upon the first used month of the taxable vehicle. Usually, the tax periods begin on July 1 and end on June 30 each year.
1.When is Form 2290 due?
The IRS Form 2290 for Heavy Vehicle Use Taxes (HVUT) must be filed every year by August 31st. The current tax period for heavy highway vehicles begin on July 1, 2021, and ends on June 30, 2022.
For newly purchased vehicles, the Form 2290 due date is the last day of the month following the month of the vehicles’ first use.
For example, if a vehicle is first used in November, the Form 2290 due date for that vehicle is December 31st.
However, if the Form 2290 due date falls on a Saturday, a Sunday, or a legal holiday, the deadline will be moved to the next business day.
2.Form 2290 Deadline for those having First Used Month other than the July
Form 2290 Due Dates for the 2021-2022 Tax Year
|IF, in this period, the vehicle is first used during||Then, file IRS Form 2290 and make your payment by*|
|July, 2021||August 31, 2021 File Now|
|August, 2021||September 30, 2021|
|September, 2021||November 1, 2021|
|October, 2021||November 30, 2021|
|November, 2021||January 3, 2022|
|December, 2021||January 31, 2022|
|January, 2022||February 28, 2022|
|February, 2022||March 31, 2022|
|March, 2022||May 02, 2022|
|April, 2022||May 31, 2022|
|May, 2022||June 30, 2022|
|June, 2022||August 1, 2022|
3.Information Required to file Form 2290
4.Choosing HVUT Payment Methods
The IRS accepts the payments for heavy vehicle use tax (HVUT) using the following methods:
- Direct Debit or Electronic Funds Withdrawal (EFW)
- EFTPS (Electronic Federal Tax Payment System)
- Check or Money Order
IRS currently not accepting the payments through debit and credit cards.
Click here to learn more about IRS HVUT Payment Methods
5.How do I File Form 2290 and get my 2290 Schedule 1 before the deadline?
6.Why Should I Choose ExpressTruckTax?
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7.What if you have missed the Form 2290 deadline?
- One is for failing to file or to pay taxes by the actual due date
- And another is for filing the false or fraudulent returns with the IRS