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Manual (Paper) Filing Or Electronic (Efile) filing : Choose The Best

When the season dropped into our calendars, there was a loud hype about filing truck tax form 2290. And with that, most of the truckers and owner operators have filed form 2290 in the very first month (July or August) of the tax period. However, if you are not among them and for some varied reason you have not filed your return yet, remember you have only 9 days in hand to get your heavy vehicle use tax return filed and pay your truck dues. Also, you would be receiving your IRS Stamped Schedule 1 copy in hand immediately once IRS accepts your 2290 return. The Truck Tax Form 2290 is due this September 2nd, for 2014 tax period.

Today, we are going to talk about pros and cons about paper filing otherwise the manual filing process and efiling or electronic filing (efile), framing in a manner that will allow you to decide the best option for filing form 2290 for the year 2014-15. Continue reading

Federal Truck Tax Form 2290

We trust you are doing well and fine. Our first blog was a small introduction to our product, www.TruckDues.com. Being an authentic service provider, we have other obligations as well when it comes to handling the customers. And this welcomes another blog at our space. Today, I post about Form 2290 and related information. The form is vast and thus, we cover the basic stuff here and following blogs will have complete information.

What is form 2290 and who should file?

Form 2290 is to figure and pay tax due on highway motor vehicle used during the period with a taxable gross weight of 55,000 pounds or more depending upon the first month of use and date of filing. And this implies to truckers and owner operators driving rigs on public highway weighing more than 55,000 pounds should file form 2290.

When should you file form 2290?

Form 2290 must be filed for the month the taxable vehicle was first used on a public highway during the current period. The current period begins July 1, 2014, and ends June 30, 2015. Form 2290 must be filed by the last day of the month following the month of first use.
Note. If any due date falls on a Saturday, Sunday, or legal holiday, file form 2290 by the next business day.  Continue reading