Category Archives: IRS Updates and Tax Tips

Columbus Day Weekend Ahead – An Opportunity to file your Taxes!

In fourteen hundred ninety-two,
Columbus got us all a day off school.
With just three ships he sailed over,
so we could have some me time in October.
-Trey Parker

www.Tax2290.com / www.TaxExcise.com – Products of ThinkTrade Inc wishes everyone, especially those hard working Men and Women involved in Trucking Business a Happy Columbus Day. There is no such word in a Truckers Dictionary that reads Long Weekend, It is a well known Fact that they work round the clock so that we can have peaceful and pleasant weekdays, Weekends & Holidays.

Though Long weekend does not make any sense to Truckers but it can be looked up as an opportunity for Federal Excise Tax Payers to complete their Excise Taxes that are due by the End of this Month i.e. October 31st 2018.

Taxes Due by October 31st 2018: Continue reading

E-filed Form 2290 Rejected for EIN Mismatch? These could be the Reasons

HVUT Form 2290 a very familiar term with Truckers and folks in trucking industry. Federal Excise Tax Form 2290 is filed on any heavy vehicle that has a gross weight of 55,000 lbs or above. Filing this Tax Form by paper is a hectic job and Time consuming as well, to simplify it Think Trade Inc., developed an Online Application where one can simply E-file their Federal Excise tax Form 2290 & receive acknowledgement within Minutes.

Employer Identification Number (EIN) plays a vital role when one files his/her Form 2290 Electronically. An Electronically submitted Form 2290 can get rejected because of their EIN if: Continue reading

HVUT Form 2290 Tax Payment by Credit/Debit Card

Before the official beginning of the Tax Season 2018 – 2019 for Heavy Vehicle Use Tax (HVUT) Form 2290. The IRS introduced a new payment option for the Taxes, which is paying the tax due through credit / debit card. Previously HVUT E-filer can pay his/her Taxes by EFW (direct debit), EFTPS or by check or money order.  Since E-filers are aware of the above mentioned payment options lets discuss credit/debit card payment option in detail. Continue reading

E-file HVUT Form 2290, before IRS Memorial Day Systems Shutdown!

Every Year Last Monday of May is observed as Memorial Day and it is a Federal Holiday in the remembrance of citizen’s who sacrificed their lives serving in the nation’s Armed Forces.  Very often people get confused between Memorial Day & Veteran’s Day Memorial Day is a day of remembering the men and women who died while serving, while Veterans Day celebrates the service of all U.S. military veterans.

Like Every Year the IRS Servers will be shut down for Memorial Day & the IRS will not be working during this Shut down period.  The IRS Systems will be down beginning Saturday, May 26, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. and ending on Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at 6:00 a.m. During this time No tax payer can receive any sort of acknowledgement for their E-filed Tax forms. Continue reading

HVUT Form 2290 May Due-Date, Mid-Month Alert!

Productivity is never an accident. It is always the result of a commitment to excellence, intelligent planning, and focused effort – Paul J. Meyer

We are ready again to act as your monthly planner & also to gently remind you about the fast approaching federal Excise tax Form 2290 Deadline. Yes! You read that right, those who think that Form 2290’s is due only in the month of July & August are absolutely wrong. It’s partially true that the Form 2290 is due in the month of July & August; it has to be renewed every year in those months for vehicles that are in service in the month of July.

But what about vehicles that went into after July? Continue reading