Form 2290 is an annual tax return for vehicles with a taxable gross weight of 55,000 pounds or more that are operated on the public highways. Filing your Form 2290 return online is much quicker and easier than filing on paper.
1.How do I file Form 2290?
There are two ways to file your Form 2290 return:
- Paper Filing.
2.E-Filing Form 2290
E-filing is the more common and also the easier of the two filing methods. Filing your Form 2290 return online is simple and takes less than five minutes.
Another advantage of e-filing Form 2290 return is quick processing. The IRS recommends that taxpayers e-file their returns because they are processed faster and the stamped Schedule 1 will be provided in a matter of minutes.
ExpressTruckTax provides the ultimate e-filing solution with an interview-style experience and a step-by-step guide, making your e-filing process smooth and hassle-free.
3.Paper filing Form 2290
To paper file your Form 2290, you’ll need to take a printed version of the return and mail it to the IRS along with your check.
Unlike e-filing, you won’t be able to get much help with paper filing your returns. It also takes 4-6 weeks for the IRS to accept your return if you paper file it.
Plus, if you are filing for more than 24 vehicles, you cannot paper file. The IRS mandates e-filing if you are filing for over 24 vehicles.
4.Where should I send my Form 2290?
Your Form 2290 mailing address will depend on whether you include a payment with your return. You need to send your Form 2290 to the following address.
Form 2290 with full payment:
P.O. Box 932500,
Louisville, KY 40293-2500