In general, an excise tax is a tax is imposed on the sale of specific goods or services, or on certain uses. Federal excise tax is usually imposed on the sale of things like fuel, airline tickets, heavy trucks and highway tractors, indoor tanning, tires, tobacco and other goods and services. The IRS Federal Excise Taxes are reported at end of every quarter, this is the time for third quarter federal excise taxes and November 1, 2021 is the deadline.
Businesses that are subject to excise tax generally must file a Form 720, Quarterly Federal Excise Tax Return to report the tax to the IRS. Choose electronic filing to complete the quarterly excise tax returns at TaxExcise.com.