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E-file Form 2290, for Vehicles first Used in February!

“I don’t do charity, I pay taxes instead” ― Girish Kohli

HVUT is the Heavy Vehicle Use Tax that is a fee assessed annually on heavy vehicles operating on public highways at registered gross weights equal to or exceeding 55,000 pounds. The gross taxable weight of a vehicle is determined by adding the weight of the Truck, Trailer and load.

Heavy Vehicle Use Taxes must be filed using the Form 2290 Annually. The Tax period for Heavy Vehicles begins on July 1st and ends on June 30th of the following year. The annual renewal of your Form 2290 for a new tax period IS DUE BY August 31st each year. Continue reading

HVUT Form 2290 – Reasons for Rejection!!

There’s no point in dwelling on rejection – Isabel Lucas

Great things happen to those who don’t stop believing, trying, learning, and being grateful. Accept it or not we all have faced rejections in our lives, be it personal or professional. Reasons and circumstances may vary but what makes you a great human being is how you react when you face a rejection.

First and foremost accept the fact that what you tired did not work and you have a temporary setback.  If rejected the next thing you should analyze is the reason for rejection, once you identified the reason for rejection try correcting it at the earliest possible. E-filing Federal Excise Tax Form 2290 is no exception to the thumb rule that, if furnished information does not meet the requirement then it leads to rejection.

Below is the list of possible rejections when you E-file your Federal Excise Tax Form 2290: Continue reading

Deadline Today to E-File 3 different Federal Tax Forms 2290, 720 & IFTA. File Soon!

Dear tax Payers, kindly spare a moment amidst of your schedule to read this article as this article will clearly explain you about the HVUT Form 2290 deadline which is due TODAY (Jan 31, 2019). However, this deadline is only applicable for trucks which were purchased/re-purchased and been used on the road since December 2018.

When is Form 2290 due: Form 2290 must be filed on a vehicle by the last day of the month following the month of its first use. On that note, Form 2290 is due TODAY for vehicles that went into service in December 2018.

At this time, other federal excise tax forms are due as well:

  1. Tax Form 720: Due TODAY for 4th Qtr 2018
  2. International Fuel tax Agreement (IFTA) : Due TODAY for 4th Qtr 2018

Do not miss on these important deadlines to avoid facing any penalties from the IRS.  E-filing your annual HVUT is way simpler than you imagined. www.Taxexcise.com has one of the most user friendly application setup for you where you’d be able to fill out your tax return by answering few simple questions during the filing process and the rest is been handled by our application.

With e-filing, you’d be able to print the proof of filing watermarked by the Internal Revenue Service back in your e-mail address within minutes for your documentation purposes. The same copy can be used as the legal proof of filing during your vehicle registration purposes.

In case you have any questions or need a walk through, you can always count on our handpicked and Industry’s Best Tax Experts for help. Reach them @ 1-866-245-3918 or write to them @ support@taxexcise.com or ping them using the LIVE CHAT option on the website.

Only 2 days until the Tax Deadline is Over for Form 2290, Form 720 & IFTA!

We got to remind you about the January month-end tax deadline that falls on Jan 31 for three important IRS Tax Forms. To avoid the many headaches that comes with the tax deadline, we highly recommend that you log on to www.TaxExcise.com now and complete your IRS tax form filings before time runs out.

The following taxes are due Jan 31:

  • HVUT Form 2290: Heavy Highway Vehicle Use Tax (HVUT) Form 2290, due by Jan 31 for Trucks that were first used in the Month of December 2018.
  • Form IFTA: Tax Form IFTA, A Quarterly IFTA Tax Return is due as well on Jan 31 for the 4th Quarter of 2018.
  • Form 720: IRS Form 720 is used to report and pay your federal excise tax liability for certain products that are manufactured, produced or imported like fuel as well as services like airline travels. Form 720 Quarterly Federal Excise Tax Return is due the last day of the month following the end of the quarter. For example, the 4th quarter ends December 31, which means the due date is January 31.

www.TaxExcise.com e-filing is on its upward climb that means it’s now time to jump on it and be sure to take advantage of, over the old fashioned and traditional paper filing. Moreover, paper filing isn’t in the options right now since the IRS shutdown has impeded the paper filing proceedings meaning you wouldn’t be able to meet the tax deadline if you decide to paper file.

Besides e-filing as your only option right now, you would learn that it is also the most convenient and safest way to get your tax filings done. www.TaxExcise.com has solved an age old tax filing problem making it easy for you all to e-file.

You can always count on our handpicked, Industry’s Best Tax Experts for help, they live to provide top-notch year-round support during the business hours. Reach them @ 1-866-245-3918 or write to them @ support@taxexcise.com or ping them using the LIVE CHAT option on the website.

Only Half a Month left, to meet the upcoming Tax Deadline!

 

2019 has just begun, but we are already half way through the first month of 2019. Interesting thing about the month of January is that you have three tax deadlines colliding on the same day January 31st.

Taxes that are due:

  • Form 2290: (HVUT) Federal Excise Tax Form 2290 for vehicles first used in the month of December 2018.
  • Form 720: Quarterly Federal Excise Tax Form 720 for the Fourth Quarter of 2018.
  • IFTA: International Fuel Tax Agreement report for the fourth quarter of 2018.

When are the Taxes Due: Continue reading