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Truckers Facing Important IRS Deadline

August 11, 2022

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has announced taxpayers who file Heavy Highway Vehicle Use Tax Return, or Form 2290 should do so before the payment deadline of Aug. 31, 2022.

IRS Deadline Looming for Truckers

Anyone who has registered or is required to register a heavy highway motor vehicle with a taxable gross weight of 55,000 pounds or more in their name at the time of first use on the public highways during the reporting period must file for a Heavy Highway Vehicle Use Tax Return.

However, vehicles that expect to use 5,000 or fewer miles (7,500 for farm vehicles), are required to file a return but pay no tax. However, if the vehicle exceeds the mileage use limit during the tax period, the tax becomes due.

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