Only 1 Week Until Deadline for Heavy Vehicle Use Taxes

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The IRS Form 2290 Deadline is September 2nd. Anyone owning heavy highway vehicles must complete this form before the deadline at – an IRS Authorized E-File Provider. provides you with an easy to use interface with the most cost efficient filing options – pricing starts as low as $9.90.

July 1st marked the beginning of the new HVUT tax year, and the filing deadline for renewals is rapidly approaching at the end of this month. The deadline is typically August 31st but has been extended until September 2nd due to the holiday weekend. However, the IRS is performing system maintenance over the weekend, so even with this two-day extension, filers are still urged to submit their returns before the end of this month to avoid potential complications and late penalties.

To ensure a speedy receipt of the stamped Schedule 1, returns should be submitted by Friday night before the IRS scheduled power outage.

Form 2290 must be filed by owner-operators, trucking companies, leasing companies, and any other business owning heavy vehicles with a gross weight of at least 55,000 pounds that travel public roads. While paper-filing is permissible when filing for fewer than 25 trucks, it is still not preferred. E-filing is the IRS-preferred method for submitting Form 2290; in fact, the IRS only accepts E-filing submissions when filing for 25 or more vehicles. is the industry leader in E-filing for a series of IRS forms, including Form 2290. They pride themselves on their easy-to-use interface and cost-efficient filing, which starts as low as $9.90 for a single truck. They have streamlined the process, eliminating any long IRS forms or tax jargon. In fact, users never even see an IRS Form, but rather complete a series of quick and easy questions. From start to finish, has been designed for the everyday tax-filer.

Understanding that taxes can be a daunting task, they also boast a full USA-based Support Team offering truck tax support day and night, every day of the year. Their team assists users in four languages: English, Spanish, French, and Russian.

In their never-ending pursuit of easier E-filing, ExpressTruckTax continues to add bonus features to the program. The exclusive feature, Truck Zone, allows transportation companies of all sizes to manage their entire fleet in one convenient location, saving hours of needless data entry year-after-year. And now, with the introduction of several tablet apps, E-filing is now conveniently accessible to drivers wherever they are. The apps are available for free download on iPad & Android devices now.

ExpressTruckTax’s extensive list of custom features include special pricing for Tax Professionals, three IRS payment options, free VIN corrections, easy retransmission of rejected returns and so much more:

  • Smart Upload - Bulk upload truck information for an entire fleet and ExpressTruckTax will auto-fill the returns, eliminating manual input of data.
  • E-file IRS Form 8849, IRS Form 2290 Amendments, and more.
  • Real-Time Notifications via Text, Fax or Email - Know exactly when Form 2290 and payment have been accepted by the IRS. We’ll also fax the Stamped Schedule 1 directly to a driver’s carrier at their request.
  • Live USA-based support -The ExpressTruckTax support team is always available to help from their headquarters in Rock Hill, SC.

And best of all, E-filing errors are history thanks to their Instant Audit feature, which checks the return for errors before it’s transmitted. With Instant Audit, their users have a 98% approval rate with the IRS, and most receive their stamped Schedule 1 within minutes of transmitting the return.

Taxes can be stressful and the Trucking Nation does not have to carry the stress of filing Heavy Vehicle Use Taxes alone. is here to make transmitting Form 2290 by the deadline as carefree as possible.

To avoid penalties and late fees, the fastest and most secure way is to E-file today at

About ExpressTruckTax:

Since its launch in 2010, has proven time and time again that it is the leader in providing efficient software for E-Filing the Form 2290 and offering the best customer service that is unrivaled in the industry. SPAN Enterprises, creator of, also provides premier tax services through its array of tax products, like which allows truckers to prepare IFTA filings, without any confusing calculations. provides online tax extensions for individuals, businesses, and exempt organizations. provides e-Filing for 1099 & W-2 Forms. is the most secure way to e-file tax-exempt returns with the IRS. Dwelling on the cutting edge of innovation, SPAN is now launching TruckLogics, an all-in-one business management tool for small to mid-size fleets. TruckLogics is the culmination of SPAN’s years of experience in the transportation field, and it promises to revolutionize the way small carriers do business.

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