Form 2290 due dates

FILING DETAILS

Form 2290 must be filed for the month the taxable vehicle is first used on public highways during the current period. The current period begins on 01 st July 2019 and ends on 30 th June 2020. The form 2290 due date for submitting your truck tax due for the tax year 2019-20 is 31st August 2019. IRS form 2290 must be filed by the last day of the month following the month of first use (as shown in the chart below). 2290 due date penalties are levied by the IRS which is 4.5% of the total tax due and is calculated on a monthly basis for up to 5 months. Filers who don't pay the heavy vehicle tax due face an extra monthly penalty of 0.5% of the total truck tax due.

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  • JULY 2019
  • AUGUST 2019
  • SEPTEMBER 2019
  • OCTOBER 2019
  • NOVEMBER 2019
  • DECEMBER 2019
  • JANUARY 2020
  • FEBRUARY 2020
  • MARCH 2020
  • APRIL 2020
  • MAY 2020
  • JUNE 2020
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Form 2290 must be filed for each month a taxable vehicle is first used on public highways during the current period. The current period begins July 1, 2019, and ends June 30, 2020. Form 2290 must be filed by the last day of the month following the month of first use. The filing rules apply whether you are paying the tax or reporting suspension of the tax.

You can get immediate help with your Form 2290 questions by calling the Form 2290 call site. The hours of operation are Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., eastern time.

IF you are calling from... THEN use this number...
The United States 866-699-4096 (toll free)
Canada or Mexico 859-669-5733 (not toll free)

The assistor will have access to your Form 2290 account information. Spanish speaking assistors are available. Have your Form 2290 and information about your filing available when you call.

For help with other returns filed, taxes paid, etc., call 1-800-829-1040 for individual returns or 1-800-829-4933 for business returns.

The law provides penalties for failing to file returns or pay taxes when due. There are also penalties for filing false or fraudulent returns. These penalties are in addition to the interest charge on late payments. The penalty for filing a return late or paying the tax late will not be imposed if you can show reasonable cause for not filing (or paying) on time. If you file after the due date (including extensions), attach an explanation to the return to show reasonable cause.

Anyone who registers a heavy highway vehicle in their name with a gross weight of 55,000 pounds or more must file Form 2290 and pay the tax. Typically, owners of vans, pickup trucks, panel trucks and similar trucks are not required to file Form 2290 or pay tax on these smaller trucks. Trucks that are used for 5,000 miles or less (7,500 for farm trucks) are also excluded from this tax.

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HVUT Tax Form 2290 Due Date

You must file form 2290 for the month the taxable vehicle is first used on public highways. The tax is usually calculated during the particular tax period. The current period begins on 01st July 2019 and ends on 30th June 2020. The form 2290 due date for submitting your truck tax due for the tax year 2019-20 is 31st August 2019. The IRS form 2290 must be filed by the last day of the month following the month of first use (as shown in the chart below). The 2290 due date penalties are levied by the IRS which is 4.5% of the total tax due. This is calculated on a monthly basis for up to 5 months. if you don’t pay the heavy vehicle tax due, you will face an extra monthly penalty. This is 0.5% of the total truck tax due.

IRS Form 2290

HVUT tax form 2290 online is a Federal Excise Tax that is imposed on heavy trucks that operate on public highways. Any truck that weighs 55,000 pounds or more is subjected to this truck tax. If your heavy vehicle is used for 5000 miles or more, then it’s subjected to this tax. The HVUT tax form is collected annually and is utilized for the construction and maintenance of highways.

Filing HVUT Tax Form 2290

you can file HVUT tax form 2290 via 2 methods.

  • Paper filing
  • Online filing

Paper filing requires you to make an appointment at the IRS office. You must visit it during office hours and file the form 2290 before the form 2290 due date. But this requires a lot of time and energy from you. To avoid this, IRS has authorized certain e-file providers, like eForm2290. eForm2290 helps you file the form 2290 easily from anywhere and anytime. Filing HVUT tax form 2290 online is simple, easy and secure. It can be done at your convenience even when you are on the road. Paying the express truck tax online helps you get the stamped Schedule 1 copy within a few minutes of IRS acceptance. But when you paper file HVUT tax form 2290, the Schedule 1 will take at least 5-45 days.

Advantages of Filing HVUT Tax Form 2290 Online

  • The smooth and efficient functioning of e-filing HVUT tax form 2290 online reduces the preparation and processing mistakes
  • Access and file your HVUT tax online from anywhere, anytime using your laptop or computer, even when you’re on the road. You can do this before form 2290 due date
  • Receive your stamped IRS form 2290 Schedule 1 copy of HVUT tax form 2290 online in just a few minutes after the IRS accepts your submissions
  • You can use the free VIN correction feature for HVUT tax form 2290 online. Most e-filing services offer this feature to rectify VIN filing mistakes that you might have committed. The new, corrected IRS form 2290 Schedule 1 copy will be available in minutes
  • You can make any changes to mileage and gross weight on your IRS 2290 form if you’ve committed an error when filing HVUT tax form 2290 online. Calculate your taxable gross weight with our 2290 tax calculator (Even after you file your HVUT tax form 2290 online)
  • Save on your postage when filing HVUT tax form 2290 online and avoid standing in queues to file your IRS form 2290
  • You can file HVUT tax form 2290 online for the previous years too.