The Heavy Highway Vehicle Use tax return is due by August 31, 2021!


Company Director, EA
Staff member
Attention, all heavy vehicle owners-- if you haven't already filed and paid your Heavy Highway Vehicle Use Tax Return (Form 2290), make sure to do so by August 31. This tax applies to highway motor vehicles that weigh a taxable gross weight of 55,000 lb. or more. In order to determine whether or not you have to file and pay this tax return, the IRS has set up a helpful online tool.

What You Need To File
  • An EIN, or Employer Identification Number.
  • A Vehicle Identification Number and taxable gross weight of each vehicle.
How To File & Pay
  • The preferred filing method is to e-file. E-file is mandatory for heavy vehicle owners with 25 or more vehicles.
  • You may also file on paper and mail it in.
  • Payment methods include debit or credit card, electronic funds withdrawal, the Electronic Federal Tax Payment System, and by check or money order