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National Trucker Appreciation Week

The moment we have all been waiting for is here and it’s about time we roll out the Red Carpet. This year’s National Truck Driver Appreciation Week falls between September 13-19 and most certainly takes on a special significance considering the crucial role truck drivers played during the recent COVID-19 pandemic. A shout out to all our heroes who have kept our country running by transporting the most essential goods and services.

The pandemic has been tough on all of us and it really takes a true hero to beat the odds and transport much-needed life’s essentials. Our truck drivers have always been the backbone and lifeline of our Great Country and We at Taxexcise.com would like to take this opportunity to applaud and congratulate all the amazing souls that have been keeping our country running during these difficult times.

We would also like to keep you reminded to stay compliant with upcoming tax deadlines. Form 2290 is due on September 30, 2020 for vehicles that were first put into service in the month of August.

For users who have questions on your tax returns do reach our help desk for added support. To have maximum outreach in terms of customer service feel free to use our three-way line of communication, you can reach us at 866 – 245 – 3918 or write to us at support@taxexcise.comLIVE CHAT support is also available that allows you to connect with our agents and get your questions answered instantly.

Stay Safe, Stay compliant, and Keep on Trucking!

LAST DAY! JUST HOURS REMAINING TO E-FILE FORM 2290 FOR 2020– 2021.

Today is August 31st, which means it officially is the last day to E-file our Heavy Highway Vehicle Use (HVUT) Tax Form 2290 for Tax Year 2020– 2021. So log onto www.TaxExcise.com / www.Tax2290.com – Products of ThinkTrade Inc. Be sure to have Form 2290 completed before midnight today, failure to complete before the deadline will result in penalties for late filing with Interest.

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IRS Notice Information & Upcoming August 31 HVUT Form 2290 Deadline


Mistakes are a part of life, we take action and we learn from them. Most mistakes made on tax returns are due to trial or human error and can be easily corrected by filing amendments. There are however few instances where certain errors might go unnoticed and the IRS will send you a notice by mail to keep you informed. The notice or letter will explain the reason for the contact and brief you with detailed instructions on how to have this resolved.

There are many reasons why the IRS may send a letter or notice. It typically is about a specific issue on your federal tax return or tax account. The IRS generally sends notices and letters based on the following grounds:

  • You have a balance due.
  • You are due a larger or smaller refund.
  • IRS has a question about your tax return.
  • IRS needs to verify your identity.
  • IRS needs additional information.
  • IRS changed your return.
  • IRS needs to notify you of delays in processing your return.
  • IRS has not received your tax return/payment.
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Form 2290 Renewal for TY 2020 & IFTA for Q2 of 2020 Due Now!!

In an era when smartphones and tablets have taken over, filing tax returns through paper is slowly going extinct and completing tax returns online is the need of the hour as it is easier, precise and efficient. The less complicated your tax return is, the more rudimentary is the preparation for it.

The slight panicky feeling that happens when deadlines approach and start to accumulate is every tax payer’s worst nightmare. These tax deadlines happen once every year or every quarter and failure to address them results in penalties and interest from Uncle Sam.

It’s time now to put on your thinking hat and have these tax returns completed in order to stay compliant with the IRS. A Few Tax forms that are Due this month would namely be:-

  • Form 2290: The Federal Excise Tax Form 2290 also known as Heavy Vehicle Use Tax (HVUT) is due for renewal for the current 2020 tax year. And the deadline to report any new Vehicles first used in the month of June is due by July31st.
  • IFTA: International Fuel Tax Agreement is due by July 31st for the second quarter of 2020.
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Form2290 New Tax year 2020-2021 Officially begins today, avail discount on your filings!

It’s that time of the year again where every Truck Driver, Owner Operator and Business owner are vigilant and on their toes lining up to complete the Federal excise tax (HVUT) Form 2290. Form 2290 is due now and has to be renewed for the tax year 2020-2021. Tax season is here, and with it comes all the routine paperwork and last minute confusion. The earlier you start with the return by figuring out how much your tax is better. Electronic filing has always been the best way to report form 2290 as it is fast and less time-consuming. With most of the IRS offices still closed Electronically filing form 2290 is the only option in getting your tax return completed on time.

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