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FAQs


Can the amended month and the month the vehicle was first used for the tax year be the same?

Yes, the amended month can be the same as the month the vehicle was first used but not earlier than the month of first use.

What are the categories for which an amendment can be done?

The following categories require amendments: - A VIN correction; an increase in taxable gross weight and/or the mileage use limit were exceeded.

What is an amendment month?

The month in which is the Taxable Gross Weight or Mileage Use limit was exceeded

What is an Amendment Form 2290?

An amendment Form 2290 is required when there is an increase in Total Taxable Gross Weight or the Mileage Use Limit was exceeded.

What is Taxable Gross Weight?

The Taxable Gross Weight of a vehicle is the sum of:-  Actual unloaded weight of the vehicle fully equipped for service,  Actual unloaded weight of any trailers or semi-trailers fully equipped for service customarily used in combination with the vehicle,  Weight of the maximum load customarily carried on the vehicle and on any trailers or semi-trailers customarily used in combination with the vehicle. Taxable Gross Weight = 1 + 2 + 3

What is a Vehicle Identification Number (VIN)?

The Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) is a unique 17 digit number containing alphanumeric characters. It can be found on /the/or Title and Registration certificate; or the Actual Vehicle.

Will I be able to use my Social Security Number (SSN) as an Employer Identification Number (EIN)?

No, the IRS does not accept Social Security Numbers in place of Employer Identification Numbers.

How do I make a Final return?

You can make a Final return, if you no longer wish to file returns for the vehicle, by clicking the Final Return option on Form 2290.

What is a PIN?

It is a five (5) digit random number (no alphabets or symbols and no zeroes) that serves as an electronic signature on documents electronically transmitted to the IRS

What is meant by Business Name?

Business Name is the registered name of Business or an Organization.

What types of vehicles are taxable?

Highway motor vehicles that operate on public highways having a taxable gross weight of 55000 pounds or more are taxable which includes trucks, buses and trailers/semi-trailers.

Is there any Interest for late payments?

Yes. There will be interest charged due to late payment of tax by IRS.

What is a Stamped Schedule 1?

A Stamped Schedule 1 is a proof of payment and a declaration of taxable vehicles acknowledged by IRS.

How do I contact IRS regarding my electronic filing?

From the United States call: 866-699-4096 (toll free) From Canada or Mexico call: 859-669-5733 (not toll free)

What should I do, if I do not have an Employer Identification Number (EIN)?

Generally, a business needs an Employer Identification Number (EIN). You can apply online http://www.irs.gov/Businesses/Small-Businesses-&-Self-Employed/Apply-for-an-Employer-Identification-Number-(EIN)-Online

What is an Employer Identification Number (EIN)?

It is a unique 9 digit number assigned by IRS to a Business / Organization/an individual.

Can I upload multiple vehicle information at once?

Yes, using our excel file template you can upload multiple vehicle information.

How do I update my Business Information?

You may login to your account at any time and update your Business Information.

How long do you keep my tax returns details?

We will maintain two years of your tax records. You may log in any time to retrieve your previous two years Tax returns.

How do I recover my forgotten password?

To retrieve your forgotten password, click on the 'Forgot Password?' link on the Login page and we will send the details on how to reset your password to your registered email address after verification



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