Wanted to Claim a Refund on a Unused Unit? Here’s how!

Hey there Truckers, How do you do? We hope this article reaches you with high spirits. On a daily basis we receive calls from our clients seeking assistance over the query, how do I claim a refund on a vehicle that was not into service last year? So here’s how it’s done!

The Trucks that are been used under your possession could possibly turn out to be an inactive unit any time during the year due to various reasons. Among all, the most asked inquiry was about trucks that were never used on the road due to mechanism related issues which leads to totaled out
situation.

Now that you can rely on this unit anymore, you would purchase a new truck to get the things up and running for you. Needless to say that since you recently purchased anew truck; you need to file a Form 2290 by the last day of the month following the month of its first use.

By the way, we just left the unused unit to be stranded, didn’t we? For your kind information, Federal Law States that you may a full refund on a vehicle on the taxes paid since the truck was used under the desired mileage limit besides the fact that the taxes were paid in full in advance for the respective year. Hence, this refund can only be claimed during the year following the expiration of the respective tax year.

Hence, you need to report this vehicle information over the Claim Form 8849 Schedule 6 ( Claim for Refund of Excise Taxes) under the section, “Low Mileage Vehicle Credits “ to claim a full refund on the taxes and to receive a refund check mailed to you in 21 business days.

Truckdues.com has been rated to be one of the most trusted and reliable website among major trucking companies and owner operators. We remain significant among others due to our economic pricing.  As economic e-filing begins here as low as $7.99 to report a single vehicle on a Form 2290.

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