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Form 2290 HVUT tax period for this year is just a few days away!

Hello, Truckers! Again, the tax season is upon us for the year, and we all want to smoothly file our form 2290 truck taxes to the IRS, pay the tax dues, and get the IRS-approved schedule 1 copy to continue the trucking operations.

Form 2290 HVUT

IRS charges the Highway Heavy Vehicle Use Tax for all heavy vehicles and trucks through form 2290 every year to use the public highways of the United States. Therefore, truckers and trucking taxpayers like truck owners, owner-operators, and business owners should file their form 2290 truck taxes to the IRS in advance for the year’s tax period.

The tax period for this year starts on July 1, 2022

Generally, the tax period starts around the first week of July and lasts till the end of the next June. So, the tax period for this year is from July 1, 2022, to June 30, 2023. Therefore, truckers should report their form 2290 tax reports from July 1 and get their schedule 1 copy soon. The deadline to file form 2290 truck taxes for the upcoming tax period is August 31, 2022. You should stay alert and report your truck taxes within the deadline. Else, IRS will charge hefty penalties and late charges on your tax dues. On the other hand, operating your trucks or heavy vehicles on public highways is impossible without a valid schedule 1 copy. Continue reading

Partial period Form 2290 truck taxes are due today for the vehicles first used in April 2022

Its shout-out time! The deadline to file form 2290 truck tax for the vehicles first used in April 2022 is today. So, truckers and truck taxpayers with the vehicles first used this April should report form 2290 HVUT to the IRS and get the schedule 1 copy today to smoothly continue their truck operations on the public highways. If not, the IRS charges penalties, and you cannot operate your heavy vehicles without a proper schedule 1 copy. You will run into problems with state and federal authorities.

The partial period or pro-rated taxes are charged based on the vehicle’s first used month.

The general tax period starts at the beginning of July every year and lasts till the end of June the following year. So, the truckers should file their form 2290 to the IRS and get the schedule 1 copy within August 31 to continue their trucking operations smoothly on the public highways of the United States. But for the newly purchased or first used vehicles in any month other than July, IRS charges form 2290 truck taxes on a pro-rated basis. This partial-period or pro-rated form 2290 taxes are charged based on the vehicle’s first used month. It is calculated from the first used month to the end of the current tax period. Therefore, for the vehicles first used in April 2022, the form 2290 truck tax is calculated from April to June 2022, which is the end of the current tax period. And the last date to file the pro-rated form 2290 tax is today! Continue reading

TruckDues.com is now open for Pre-filing of form 2290 for the upcoming TY 2022-2023!

A huge shout out to the truckers and trucking taxpayers! The new tax year is just around the corner. You have to start preparing the truck tax reports and file them when the IRS starts accepting the HVUT form 2290 for the new tax year. IRS accepts new form 2290 only at the beginning of the tax season, which will be sometime around the first week of July 2022. Therefore, the IRS will be crowded with truckers and taxpayers looking to report their form 2290 for the TY 2022-2023 and get their respective schedule 1 copies to continue their trucking operation on the public highways. E-filing method will also be somewhat crowded because IRS takes some time longer than usual to process the online form 2290 tax reports due to jammed form 2290 reports. To overcome this situation, TruckDues.com introduced the form 2290 pre-filing method, which allows you to e-file form 2290 with us ahead of the tax season. We will hold it on your behalf and send it to the IRS when the tax season begins. Your form 2290 reports will be among the first to reach the IRS for processing, and you will get the form 2290 schedule 1 copy at the beginning of the tax season itself.

TruckDues.com is now open for Pre-filing of form 2290 for the upcoming TY 2022-2023!
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Form 2290 electronic filing at truckdues.com saves time and money. How?

Hello truckers, IRS made electronic filing mandatory for filing form 2290 truck tax returns for all the truckers with 25 and more heavy motor vehicles in their fleet. Also, they encourage other truckers to e-file form 2290 online, even for single-vehicle tax returns. IRS now prefers e-filing form 2290 and doing everything digitally because it is easy, convenient, avoids human-to-human contact in these pandemic times. Along with that, e-filing significantly reduces man made errors, and record-keeping is very easy to maintain for the IRS.? 

Now let us see how the form 2290 electronic filing benefits the truckers by saving time and money!? most importantly the IRS Watermarked Schedule 1 receipt proof is shared with you instantly.   Truck Tax Form 2290 electronic filing is $7.99 Continue reading

Pocket Friendly 2290 eFile Service for Tax Year 2021 – 22

The Heavy Truck Tax Form 2290 is now due for the tax year July 2021 through June 2022, this August 31, 2021 is the due date for Truck Taxpayers to complete this filing and pay the taxes. The IRS encourages every truck taxpayers to choose electronic filing, TruckDues is the IRS authorized efile provider and top rated by Owner  Operators. Only efiling can assure you the IRS stamped schedule 1 receipt copy instantly. Our super star support team is available through the week from 8:00 AM to 8:00PM Central Time on all the days Monday to Sunday to help you through your 2290 efiling.

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Just four days remain before the April 30th deadline for submitting Form 2290 for vehicles first used since March 2021. E-file Now!

Good day, truckers! We’ve got an important update for you. For any new vehicles first used on a public highway in March, the Heavy Highway vehicle used tax return is due on a pro-rated basis for the period July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2021, and is due on April 30, 2021.

E-filing allows for a quicker approval of the tax return. It’s best to E-File your HVUT Form 2290 as soon as possible to prevent a last-minute panic that might result in your vehicle registration being revoked. Many last-minute 2290 e-filers have been advised that they will be unable to earn income so failure to file this form prevents you from using your vehicle on the road to support the needs of the people.

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Is your form 2290 being rejected? Know how to avoid rejections.

Hello there dear truckers, Hope you’re all fine. It’s time to brush up some basics and this is something that’s really important that needs to be taken into consideration before filing a Form 2290, we have been facing questions relating to rejection that occurs during filing your form 2290. Well, there are three different factors that play a major role in getting your form rejected. These rejections are mostly dues to small errors and can be rectified right away. Let’s see the factors in detail for a better and accurate filing of your taxes.

  1. RTN rejection (Routing Transit number entered wrong).
  2. EIN rejection (Due to New EIN OR Due to Mismatch in the name and address registered to the EIN)
  3. VIN duplication.
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Amendment or VIN correction? Here’s what you need to know

Hello there truckers, over this article we are going to discuss on how to go about reporting an increase in the Gross weight of your truck. We on daily basis receive calls from our clients required to file an amended 2290. Often customers confuse between VIN correction and amendments. If you have done a mistake on the VIN numbers you have to do a VIN correction, If you have to correct the mistake occurred on their taxable gross weight of the vehicle that’s when you do an amendment. Now refers to this article to get a clear picture on this scenario.

Basically the Form 2290 is known to be the Heavy Highway vehicle used tax return which is filed on vehicles which possess a minimum gross weight of 55000 lbs or more and if the same truck is been used over the public highway for commercial purposes.

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The IRS has begun accepting tax payments using Credit/Debit cards for the HVUT form 2290, E-file now!

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Hello, there dear truckers! Hope you’re doing good. It’s once again time for some updates with form 2290 filings, about a year ago the IRS stopped accepting credit/debit card payments to pay the taxes, and now it’s back. Recently the IRS began accepting tax payments using Credit/Debit cards and it’s one of the most misunderstood modes of payment. HVUT payers are prone to misconception based on their assumption that paying the IRS tax payment using a credit/debit card is an automated process but in reality, it’s not.

The IRS basically gives four different option to pay your taxes:

1. EFW (Electronic Funds Withdrawal)

2. EFTPS (Electronic Federal tax payment system)

3. CREDIT/ Debit card payment

4. Mailing a check to the IRS

Out of these four if you choose to pay using credit/debit card option you need to log into the IRS payments portal https://www.irs.gov/payments/pay-taxes-by-credit-or-debit-card this portal is dedicated for credit or debit card payments.

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Stay stress free and enjoy your holidays! We’re here for your HVUT taxes

Wow, a year has just gone down in a flash didn’t it? it has been a rough year but we all had a whole year with our family together as one and faced the pandemic with caution. Let the countdown begin as the year 2020 comes to an end and so does the pro-rated filing for your trucks.

The Prorated tax concept is basically calculated from the month of the vehicle’s first use. That being said the payment date would be your next question. Well, as per the IRS the “Prorated taxes are to be paid by the last date of the month following the month in which it was first used”. So the taxes for the vehicles bought by November is NOW due and the deadline to pay with no penalties would be 31st Dec 2020.

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