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HVUT Form 2290: Reasons for Rejection!

A rejection is nothing more than a necessary step in the pursuit of success – Bo Bennett

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

HVUT Form 2290 May Deadline, 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. Continue reading

Trooper Follows a Grain Hauler for 20 Miles to Say ‘Thank You’

On April 25, an Illinois State Trooper noticed a grain hauler’s safe and professional driving and wrote about the encounter in a lengthy Facebook post.

She wrote:

“Dear Grain Hauler,

I saw you on Route 47 headed south. You were taking your time, obeying the speed limit. I kept my distance behind you. I followed you for probably 20 miles or more, watching your driving behavior.

I wondered if you were loaded or empty. If you were headed to the elevator or back to the farm. I didn’t run your plate. I didn’t want to pass you as there were so many no passing zones and intersections. We drove through several small towns. I couldn’t even see what trucking company you were. Continue reading

Heavy Vehicle Use Tax (HVUT) Form 2290 Due Date!

The difference between a dream and a goal is a deadline – Gina Raimondo

When a new vehicle is put into service, the Form 2290 must be filed by the last day of the following month. If a vehicle was used during any part of a month, the tax will be calculated for that month as a whole. For example, if a vehicle was first used on the road on April 15th, it will be taxed as though it was used the entire month. If you first placed your vehicle on the road anytime in April, you must file your Form 2290 any time before May 31st, 2019.   Continue reading

What are the Tax Returns Deadline in April 2019?

Taxes aren’t the favorite part of our lives but as long as we take care of them before the deadlines, we can take the stress out of these taxes.

We have just had a stressful tax season this month, but there is more to it. If you own a business that deals in certain goods and services subject to excise tax, then it’s time to report the tax to the IRS on FET Form720 for the 1st quarter 2019, due by APRIL 30.

If you are a trucker or an owner operator and have a new Heavy Vehicle first used in the Month of March 2019, then it’s time to report the tax to the IRS on HVUT Form 2290 due by APRIL 30. And in case you haul interstate, you must also file International Fuel tax Agreement report (IFTA) for the 1st Quarter of 2019 with your base jurisdiction due by APRIL 30.

So if you think you’re done with the taxes for the month of April, please check again and make sure to meet the tax deadlines if you fall in any of the above said categories. Once you know your specific tax deadline, take www.TaxExcise.com into your consideration, since TaxExcise can handle all the federal tax e-filings with ease.

Don’t forget April 30th is the Due date and that leaves you with only 2 more business days to take care of your tax returns. If you have any questions, our handpicked and Industry’s best tax Experts are available for your Assistance. Reach them @ 1-866-245-3918 or write to them @ support@taxexcise.com or you may even Ping them using the LIVE CHAT Option on the website.