Do I need to register in the site to file my 2290?
Yes, you need to register with www.simpletrucktax.com to file your truck tax.
Can filing be done by 10 minutes as promised?
Yes, if you have the information ready while filing, you can file within 10 minutes
What are the mandate information I should be having during the process?
You need to have your,
- 1. Business Information
- 2. Employer Identification Number
- 3. Vehicle Identification Number for each vehicle you are filing
- 4. Taxable gross weight of each vehicle
Can I add my details and file in the future when needed?
Yes, you can register and add the business information any time. You can come back anytime to file your tax year after year.
Can I edit my business information?
Yes, you can sign in with your username and password and edit your information by using the edit option.
What if I forgot my password?
You can click forgot password and provide your username. The system will send the password details to your registered email address.
I am new to this site and I need assistance in filing?
www.simpletrucktax.com filing is user friendly and we have 24*7 customer care support to guide in filing with tax experts.
How many businesses I can add for myself?
There are no restrictions in adding a business provided you have VIN numbers and all info for all the vehicles.
What if I need a print of my filings?
Your filings and receipts are maintained safely in our servers. Unlimited prints are available for your convenience.
What if a have multiple vehicles to be filed?
You can directly upload the details of all the vehicles through excel and also you have the ability to download the complete filing history.
What If my return gets rejected?
Our 24hr live tax expert support team will assist you in re-registering your return with no cost if it is a common error.
Can I edit my return information after submitting to the IRS?
No, The return information cannot be edited once the return is transmitted to the IRS.
What is an EIN?
An Employer Identification Number (EIN) is a 9 digit number also known as a Federal Tax Identification Number, and is used to identify a business entity.
Can I submit the form in the www.simpletrucktax site for IRS?
Yes, you can submit the form with us to send your return electronically to IRS.
How do I know if my vehicle is taxable?
If your vehicles have a gross weight of 55,000 pounds or more and registered as highway motor vehicle, then it is taxable.
When should I file my 2290?
Form 2290 should be for each month when a taxable vehicle is first used on public highways during the current period. You should file by the last day of the month following the month of first use. The filing rules apply whether you are paying the tax or reporting suspension of the tax.
Can I extend my filing date?
You can request an extension of time to file your return by writing to the Internal Revenue Service Center, Cincinnati, OH 45999-0031 before the due date. You should have an explanation for the delay. The extension is only for filing your return, not for paying. If you need an extension for paying, you should write a separate letter.
Can I claim my credit?
Yes, if your vehicle is either Sold, Destroyed or Stolen before June 1 and not used during the rest of the period. You can claim that in the next 2290 form or in 8849 form. Also, a claim can be made on vehicle that used less than the mileage use limit.
What are the payment modes?
Electronic funds withdrawal (direct debit): If you are filing Form 2290 electronically, you can authorize a direct debit to make your payment.
EFTPS: Using EFTPS is voluntary, but you must enroll in EFTPS before you can use it. If you make your payment using EFTPS, do not include the payment voucher. For EFTPS payments to be on time, you must initiate the transaction at least one business day before the date the payment is due.
Purpose of 8849 filing?
Form 8849 is used for claiming a refund from the IRS. Schedule 6 of Form 8849 is used to make claims on taxes reported on Form 2290- Heavy Highway vehicle Use tax return.