A Form 2290 Amendment is quite simply, an adjustment or modification to the IRS Form 2290 for Heavy Vehicle Use Taxes.
Common reasons to file a Form 2290 amendment include:
1. VIN Corrections – A VIN correction would need to be filed if an error was made on the 2290 when entering the 17 character Vehicle Identification Number
2. Taxable Gross Weight Increase – If a 2290 was filed with an incorrect gross weight listed for the vehicle
3. Mileage Exceeded – If a Form 2290 was filed, as a “Suspended Vehicle” and it exceeded the 5,000 mile threshold
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