Heavy Highway Use Tax or HUT or 2290 Tax (since Form 2290 is used to pay the tax) is a federal tax imposed on vehicles having a taxable gross weight. The tax applies to all trucks, tracktors and buses. Vehicles traveling 5,000 miles or less on the public highway system are exempt from the tax. Otherwise, the tax applies to the following vehicles:
- All Commercial Motor Vehicles with gross weight of 55,000 lbs or more
Heavy Highway Use Tax must be paid each year. The tax period spans from July 1st to June 30th of the following year. The tax amount does not depend on the number of miles drien. It is based on the weight of the CMV.
All About Trucks provides the following HUT Services:
- Annual Highway Use Tax Filings
|starting at $35|