The calls have been poring in recently about Form 2290 IRS Penalty Notices – and for good reason. It seems that the IRS issues these notices through a computer program, and if both taxes and the form aren’t received by a specific time on a specific day, that computer program automatically sends a penalty notification. Even if your information was received by the IRS 10 seconds after that computer program ran.
The filing period of Form 2290 for the 2012 / 2013 tax year officially opened on July 1st this year, but that doesn’t mean all is back to normal. 2290Tax learned about an upcoming IRS computer shut down that means truckers need to file their 2012 tax forms no later than August 30th. Continue reading “Form 2290 For 2012 / 2013 Tax Year”
Form 2290 was originally created by the federal government in the 1950’s as a tax levied on truck drivers for the purpose of maintaining highways across the United States and hasn’t changed much since then. Electronic filing, otherwise known as e-filing, represents the biggest change to Form 2290 and is more centered on how a trucker files their taxes as opposed to what gets filed. But what is it? And what do you need before you can start?
There are so many ways to process your HVUT filings that simple 2290 instructions have become difficult to find. Do you e-file? Paper file? Hire a preparer? What are your choices and how can you get the best bang for your buck?
Although there are many ways to file your taxes, the hard part is not the form – it’s choosing HOW you want to file. Today, you have more choices then ever from which to choose so we’ve listed the different 2290 instructions below to assist you in making the best choice possible.
In today’s digital age, it’s nearly impossible to find a U.S. based company that doesn’t outsource its support center overseas. But if it’s important for you to find a U.S. based 2290 e-file provider for your tax filing, you’ve come to the right place.
This isn’t eBay or Amazon – this is trucking and those of us in the business understand the importance of “shaking hands.”
Did you think that just because a company is an IRS 2290 tax provider approved to e-file your HVUT form that they are located in the good old U.S.A? How can you find out where your IRS 2290 Tax e-file provider is located? And how can you keep your business and taxpayer information from going off shore?
July and August are usually the busy months for filing your 2290 Tax Form otherwise known as Heavy Highway Vehicle Use Tax returns. For the past year, fleets of 25 vehicles or more have been required by the IRS to e-file their 2290 Tax Form. For those of you with less than 25 trucks in your fleet, why not try e-filing, it’s fast, accurate, convenient and secure. Websites like www.2290Tax.com are designed for e-filing and make completing your 2290 Tax Form so easy you can do it yourself, saving you time and money!