Form 2290, HVUT: What Does It Mean for the Next Generation of Truckers?

June 28, 2012 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: Taxes 

The HVUT and Form 2290 has become a staple in the transportation industry. If you are a fleet owner or owner operator you have dealt with these two before. A lot has changed over the years regarding the form and tax. The IRS and the federal government have done their best to keep up with the (read on...)

Update to Truckers: IRS Has Stopped Sending Reminders for Form 2290 – Heavy Vehicle Use Tax

June 23, 2012 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: Taxes 

Over the past few years the IRS has evaluated the 2290 filing process and has done a few things to make it more efficient. Efficiency not only helps the IRS process forms faster but it actually helps the customer also. When dealing with the IRS the biggest obstacle is always time. The IRS (read on...)

Form 2290 Penalties

June 16, 2012 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: Taxes 

It should come as no surprise that the IRS has discovered a way to penalize tardy Form 2290 tax filers and intelligently generate additional revenue out of these tax defectors. Form 2290, otherwise known as the heavy vehicle use tax, is a financial obligation geared towards heavy truck operators (read on...)

How to Efile Form 2290

April 9, 2011 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: Taxes 

It’s possible to paper file your Form 2290 with the IRS, visit for more information on paper filing. The IRS encourages all filers to file electronically, and it is required of those reporting 25 or more vehicles through software providers. The tax year for Form 2290 starts from (read on...)

The 5 W’s of Filing Form 2290

August 6, 2010 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: Taxes 

What is Form 2290? Form 2290 is the form used to file a Heavy Highway Vehicle Use Tax Return. It is required for highway motor vehicles that have a taxable gross weight of 55,000 pounds or more. Who files Form 2290? If a taxable highway motor vehicle is registered (or required to be registered) (read on...)