The IRS today issued a release as a reminder to owners of trucks and heavy highway vehicles that, in most instances, their next federal highway use tax return is due Thursday, August 31, 2017.
As noted in today’s release—IR-2017-129—the deadline generally applies to Form 2290, Heavy Highway Vehicle Use Tax Return, and the accompanying tax payment for the tax year that begins July 1, 2017, and ends June 30, 2018. Returns must be filed and tax payments made by August 31 for vehicles used on the road during July. For vehicles first used after July, the deadline is the last day of the month following the month of first use.
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