10 Most Popular Questions About the Heavy Use Tax Form 2290

Confused with many queries while filing your heavy vehicle use tax form 2290 electronically then take a look into the below FAQs list. 

  1. Do I need to e-file Heavy Vehicle Use Tax (HVUT)?

If you are a heavyweight vehicle owner ( Individuals, Sole Proprietors, Limited Liability Companies (LLC, Partnerships, Corporations or any other organization like educational, charitable or non-profit institute you should file the truck tax return for using the public highways for transportation. A heavyweight vehicle is said to be taxable when the gross weight of the vehicle is more than 55,000 pounds and using public highways.

2. How to register with Tax2efile?

Registering with Tax2efile is a simple process. You just need to click the register icon in the etax2290.com homepage and enter the required information. And registering with Tax2efile is absolutely FREE.

3. When is the IRS 2290 Form due date?

IRS 2290 Form should be filed each month for a taxable vehicle is first used during the current tax period. Usually, the tax period starts from 1st July and ends on 30th June on the following month. IRS 2290 Form should be filed by the last day of the month of first used month of the taxable vehicle. The IRS 2290 Form filing deadline for the current tax year is 31st August 2018.

4. What is the information that is required to e-file my Form 2290?

In order to e-file your IRS 2290 Form, you need the business and vehicle information such as EIN, VIN and the gross weight of the taxable vehicle.

5. How do I get my stamped Schedule 1?

After entering the required information in the Form 2290, you can submit the form with Tax2efile. Then Tax2efile checks and transmits the submitted IRS 2290 Form to the IRS. Once the IRS accepts your form, you will receive your stamped Schedule 1 in minutes through email.

6. What to do when my IRS 2290 Form is rejected?

IRS rejects your IRS 2290 Form if there are any errors in your submitted form.  Tax2efile helps you find the mistakes in the submitted form and guides in correcting the errors. And finally, you can refile the corrected IRS 2290 Form through Tax2efile which is absolutely FREE.

7. Can I e-file the truck taxes for multiple vehicles?

Yes you can e-file your HVUT truck taxes for multiple vehicles through single registration in Tax2efile

8. Can I e-file the Form 2290 with SSN instead of EIN?

No. You need an EIN to file IRS 2290 Form.

9. How to update my business information inTax2efile?

You can simply log in to your Tax2efile dashboard. Edit your business information and update the information.

10. What is stamped Schedule 1?

A stamped Schedule 1 is the proof of your truck tax payment with the IRS. It is received once the IRS accepts your IRS 2290 Form.