Form 2290 Due Date for 2020-2021 Tax Year

Truck owners need to file their Heavy Vehicle Use Tax Form 2290 annually by the due date of August 31st for every taxable vehicle, which uses public highways for transportation during the tax period. The tax period for heavyweight taxable vehicles starts from July 1st, 2020 and ends on June 30th, 2021. 2290 Tax Return and Heavy Vehicle Use Tax must be filed before the deadline to avoid penalties and interest. The due date of Form 2290 for each month is the last day of the next month. Apart from that, you need to file the IRS Form 2290, once the vehicle is placed in service. Check out the due dates to file the HVUT as per the vehicle's first used month.

If, the vehicle is first used in this period File HVUT by the due date*
July, 2020 August 31st, 2020
August, 2020 September 30th, 2020
September, 2020 October 31st, 2020
October, 2020 November 30th, 2020
November, 2020 December 31st, 2020
December, 2020 January 31st , 2021
January, 2021 February 28th, 2021
February, 2021 March 31st, 2021
March, 2021 May 1st, 2021
April, 2021 May 31st, 2021
May, 2021 June 30th, 2021
June, 2021 July 31st, 2021

File IRS Form 2290 by the provided due dates without considering the due of state registration for the vehicle. If any of the mentioned HVUT due date falls on Saturday, Sunday or National Holiday, you can file the form by the next business day. Filing Form 2290 by the due date is appreciated. When you foresee that you cannot make the truck tax filing on time, you can file for an extension, else you will attract IRS penalties for late payment and filings.