Pro Rated or Partial Period Form 2290 Tax Reporting on Heavy Vehicles

The Federal Heavy Highway Vehicle Use Tax returns on a Pro Rated basis or for the Partial Period Tax is now due on the heavy motor vehicles that is first used in August 2021. The 2290 taxes are calculated for the remaining months from the first used month instead of the 12 months tax period July 2021 through June 2022.

File Form 2290 for any taxable vehicles first used on a public highway after July 2021 has to be reported and paid by the last day of the month following the month of first use. For heavy motor trucks that is used in the month of August 2021 for the first time since the start of the tax year will be having the deadline on September 30, 2021. This is referred as Pro Rated 2290 Taxes. 

Truck  Tax Form 2290 eFile

Anyone who has registered or is required to register a heavy highway motor vehicle with a taxable gross weight of 55,000 pounds or more in their name at the time of first use on the public highways during the reporting period must file Form 2290, Heavy Highway Vehicle Use Tax Return. Electronic Filing is the best way to report and pay the Truck Tax returns with the IRS. We guarantee IRS watermarked Schedule 1 receipt proof instantly once IRS accepts it. 

Form 2290 and Pro Rated Taxes on Heavy Vehicles. 

The filing season for Form 2290 filers is July 1 through June 30. The filing deadline for Form 2290 is based on the month you first use the taxable vehicle on public highways during the reporting period. The tax for the current filing season will be prorated for vehicles you first use on a public highway after July. File Form 2290 by the last day of the month following the month in which you first used the vehicle on a public highway.

Electronic Filing for HVUT Form 2290 is now required if you are reporting 25 or more vehicles on Form 2290, encouraged for all for faster processing; you can receive a watermarked Schedule 1 within minutes to your inbox. To avoid problems, ensure the watermark on your Schedule 1 is legible before submitting it to your state’s department of motor vehicles. You may need to reprint with fresh ink or on a different printer to ensure a legible watermark.

Form 2290 Tax Payments

Form 2290 taxes that you owe to the IRS has to be paid along with the Form 2290 Tax Return, electronic filing makes the tax payment easy and fast. There are four different payment options authorized by the IRS to make the payments and they are;

  • Pay your taxes by credit card or debit card; You can pay by internet, phone, or mobile device whether you e-file or mail your return. The IRS allows a business to use this options only twice in a tax year. You also need to pay a conveyance charges to a processing company approved by the IRS.
  • Electronic funds withdrawal; authorize a direct debit as part of the e-file process. The easiest and fastest way to make a pay, the IRS would debit your back for the tax payments and this gets reflecting in the bank statement. You would need to provide the bank account details and the IRS  would be able to debit the back.
  • Electronic Federal Tax Payment System; requires advanced enrollment, allow 5-7 business days for new accounts. If  you’re new to EFTPS please setup a payment account first and allow a week time to have that approved before you use it to make the tax payments. In EFTPS you can use multiple ways to  make the payments.
  • Check or money order using Form 2290-V, Payment Voucher. This need to be sent along with the Schedule 1 copy to the IRS for a quick reference to your 2290 return. Why go with check when you can do it online

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Truck Tax Form 2290 for 2021