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:

  • The filer uses his/her SSN instead of EIN
  • The EIN is typed in incorrectly
  • The Business name is incorrect
  • The DBA is used instead of the actual Business name
  • The EIN is brand New (not 15 business days old)

While submitting your Federal Excise tax Form 2290 online make sure you use your EIN not your SSN. Make sure you type in the correct EIN and business name as registered with the IRS. Last but not the least you EIN must be at least 15 days old for it to be recognized by the IRS Servers, in other words the IRS takes up to 15 days to update their database with new EIN’s.

For any more questions regarding E-filing Federal Excise Tax Form 2290, Feel Free to contact our Tax Experts @ 1-866-245-3918 or ping them using our Live Chat Option on the website or you may even choose to write to them @ support@taxexcise.com .

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