Truckers and other owners of heavy highway vehicles that in most cases, their 2290 for 2017 federal highway use tax return is due on Thursday August 31, 2017.
This year’s(2290 for 2017) 2290 due date is normal August 31, 2017. Generally this due date applies to Form 2290 and the accompanying tax payment for the tax year that begins on July 1, 2017, and ends on June 30, 2018. 2290 for 2017 Returns must be filed and tax payments made by August 31, 2017 for vehicles first used on the road during July 2017. For vehicles first used after July 2017, the deadline is the last day of the month following the month of first use.
Even though some taxpayers have the option of filing Form 2290 for 2017 on paper, the IRS encourages all taxpayers to take advantage of the fast and secure of filing this form 2290 for 2017 electronically and paying any tax due electronically. Taxpayers reporting 25 or more vehicles must e-file.
2290 for 2017 Heavy Highway Vehicle Use Tax Return with tax amount must filed online by August 31, 2017.
The highway use tax 2290 for 2017 applies to highway motor vehicles with a taxable gross weight of 55,000 pounds or more. This generally 2290 for 2017 includes trucks, truck tractors and buses. Ordinarily, vans, pick-ups and panel trucks are not taxable because they fall below the 55,000-pound threshold. The tax of up to $550 per vehicle is based on weight, and a variety of special rules apply, explained in the instructions to Form 2290.