The IRS released a notice (Notice 2020-48) automatically extending the due date for excise tax returns reporting federal sporting goods excise taxes until Oct. 31, 2020 for returns that are generally due July 31. Further, the period from Aug. 1 through Oct. 31 will be disregarded for purposes of calculating any penalties or interest for the second quarter returns that are not paid by Oct. 31. The penalties and fees will begin to accrue on Nov. 1, 2020 if the taxes are not paid or the returns are not filed.Continue reading Second quarter sporting goods excise tax filing deadline extended
It’s a good idea to go ahead and file your federal excise tax returns online, that is electronically. We make it easy for the one time filers or returning taxpayer to securely access the website and prepare the tax returns. Review the return and file it online with the IRS for processing it. You’re at the last few days of tax reporting for 2nd quarter, you have no other choice other than efiling it. TaxExcise.com is the only website offering electronic filing for all the Federal Excise Tax Forms;
- Form 720 : Quarterly Federal Excise Tax
- form 8849: Claim for Refund of Excise Taxes
- Form 2290: Federal Heavy Highway Vehicle Use Tax
Electronic Filing is the best
The foremost is IRS could receive your returns and process it faster than any other way of filing. Choosing online filing or electronic filing eliminated all possible human errors that could happen in a tax return. Let see some of the larger benefits of e-filing Form 720 returns.Continue reading Electronic Filing for Federal Excise Taxes is the best way to do it at the last minute.
The federal excise tax returns are reported and paid at end of every quarter, the 2nd quarter returns are now due by July 31. IRS Form 720 is the form for reporting federal excise taxes, and it is only filed by those taxpayers – usually businesses – responsible for collecting the excise taxes. Form 720 can be prepared and report online at TaxExcise.com, an IRS Authorized eFile provider for all Federal Excise Tax Forms, in fact the only provider to support all Excise Tax Forms at one place.
Federal Excise Tax – IRS Tax Form 720
Federal excise tax revenues—collected mostly from sales of motor fuel, airline tickets, tobacco, alcohol, and health-related goods and services—totaled $83.8 billion in 2017, or 2.5 percent of federal tax receipts. Excise taxes are narrowly based taxes on consumption, levied on specific goods, services, and activities. They can be either a per unit tax (such as the per gallon tax on gasoline) or a percentage of price (such as the airline ticket tax). Generally, excise taxes are collected from producers or wholesalers, and are embedded in the price paid by final consumers.Continue reading Federal Excise Tax REPORTING for 2nd Quarter of 2019
“What’s the difference between a tax auditor and a Rottweiler? A Rottweiler eventually lets go”
Dear Excise Tax Payers, It’s a big hello form the ONLY IRS AUTHORIZED E-FILE SERVICE PROVIDER FOR FORM 720. To help all those Excise Tax payers out there to E-file their Form 720 is a great power, but “With great power comes great responsibility”. Yes! As an IRS Authorized E-file service provider it is our responsibility to remind you all about the upcoming deadline. Continue reading It’s July! E-file Your Second Quarter Federal Excise Tax Form 720
“Like mothers, taxes are often misunderstood, but seldom forgotten” – Lord Bramwell
Month of July comes in with a lot of due dates for Taxes, Once such Important Tax that is due this July is your Federal Excise Tax Form 720. Form 720 is filed after the End of Ever Quarter making it a Quarterly Federal Excise Tax that is filed on sales of certain Products that come under the Excise Tax Category. Though this Tax is Filed Four Times a year, there is one Special category in this Tax Form that is filed only once a year that is along with the Second Quarter Form 720 and that is Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI). Continue reading Report and Pay your PCORI Taxes through Second Quarter Form 720!