Employer Identification Number (EIN)

What is an EIN?

As defined by the IRS, EIN is an Employer Identification Number also known as a Federal Tax Identification Number. EIN is used to identify a business entity. You need an EIN if you are planning to file an electronic 2290 Tax return.

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Changes to the 2015/2016 Form 2290

This year the Form 2290 is going through two big changes with the way they collect information for Credits on vehicles that are sold during the tax year. First there is something the seller must do, and second something the buyer must do.

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Electronic Same-Day Federal Tax Payment

Currently, 2290Tax offers three ways to pay your heavy vehicle use tax. However, there are certain situations that these three methods of payment may not be the best choice. If this is the case then you, the taxpayer, are able to do a same-day federal tax payment.

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Exclusive Coverage – IRP Annual Meeting 2015: Day 1

2015 IRP Annual Meeting – Day 1: Monday May 18, 2015

Folks are still flying in from all over the US and Canada to attend the 2015 IRP Annual meeting in Savannah, GA. While the meeting officially kicks off on Tuesday, there were two different all-day committee meetings today. The first was discussing Jurisdictional Peer Reviews, and the second was the IT and Data Committee meeting. I attended the IT and Data Committee Meeting.

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What Is A 2290 Tax Form?

2290 Tax Form

As defined by the IRS, the 2290 Tax Form is used  to:

  • Calculate and pay the tax due on vehicles that weigh (fully loaded: tractor and trailer) 55,000 lbs or more.
  • Claim suspension from tax for a vehicle that weighs (fully loaded: tractor and trailer) 55,000 lbs or more that is expected to be used 5,000 miles or less (7,500 miles or less for agriculture vehicles) during the taxable period

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Self Driving Vehicles

 

Vehicles that drive themselves. Seemingly, a concept straight out of the Jetsons. But is our technology advanced enough to make this possible? Well according to Mercedes-Benz, Audi, and Google we can expect to see self driving vehicles on our streets like tomorrow! Well not really, but they are close.

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