Form 2290 and Schedule 1

The 2290 Schedule 1 form or the Heavy Vehicle Use Tax (HVUT) is a Federal Excise Tax imposed on heavy vehicles by the IRS. Vehicles with an estimated weight of 55,000 pounds or more are subjected to file this form and pay the truck tax.
IRS HVUT is meant to be paid once in a year. Schedule 1 2290 receipt is the proof of payment that every trucker must receive after the payment gets done to the IRS. The 2290 Schedule 1 is a watermarked copy that you will receive once the IRS accepts your returns. For paper filing or offline filing, IRS 2290 tax Schedule 1 will take about 5-45 days. But e-filing or online filing will enable you to receive the IRS watermarked Schedule 1 z2290 proof of payment within 15 minutes after IRS acceptance.

The process to get your IRS HVUT Schedule 1

It is very important for you to get the Schedule 1 of heavy highway vehicles tax form 2290 as it is the proof of payment to the IRS. If you decide to e-file your Form 2290, you will have to pay either by Electronic Funds Withdrawal (EFW) or through Electronic Federal Tax Payment System (EFTPS).
After the IRS receives your payment information it will get verified and if you have followed all the correct steps to file Form 2290, an email will be sent to you with the attached 2290 Schedule 1 form as proof. This is also known as IRS watermarked Schedule 1 2290 proof of payment. This means that the IRS will stamp its e-file logo and the date of your return on the 2290 tax e-file schedule 1.

Purpose to have HVUT e-file Schedule 1

  • It is the proof of payment
  • You will need the IRS HVUT Schedule 1 to register and renew your license plates
  • You will have to provide the IRS 2290 tax Schedule 1 copy when you sign a lease or contract your heavy vehicles.
  • You need the IRS Schedule 1 of heavy vehicles 2290 to operate your trucks on any public highway

How to retrieve your 2290 schedule 1 form?

  • If you cannot find your previous IRS 2290 e-file schedule 1 copy, login to your registered account with eForm 2290 and download it
  • You can call the IRS and request for a copy of your 2290 tax e-file schedule 1 any time

This filing season, file your HVUT tax with eForm2290 and receive your Schedule 1 in minutes.

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