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IRS Crackdown on Federal Excise Tax for Modified Heavy Trucks

Dec 30, 2015 · No doubt you're familiar with the Retail Tax on Heavy Trucks, Trailers and Tractors, often just called Federal Excise Tax or FET. This tax, defined by Tax Code Section 4051 (CFR 145.4051-1), imposes a 12% tax on the sales price of the first retail sale of trucks with a Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR) in excess of 33,000 pounds.

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26 CFR § 145.4051-1 - Imposition of tax on heavy trucks

Jun 23, 2016 · The Highway Revenue Act imposes a 12 percent tax on the first retail sale of some highway-type tractors and chassis and bodies for highway-type trucks and trailers. [8] The proposed rules would revise the definition of "highway vehicle" and establish recordkeeping requirements for gross vehicle weight (GVW) and gross combined weight (GCW). [9]

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What is FET and why do I have to pay it?

Jan 02, 2014 · Federal Excise Tax What is FET? FET is an acronym for federal excise tax. It refers to the tax imposed by the federal government on tires used on the road with a maximum load capacity greater then 3500 pounds. Generally this applies to medium truck tires and heavy duty trailer tires. Do I pay FET on farm and forestry tires?

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Federal Register :: Excise Tax; Tractors, Trailers, Trucks

Federal Register :: Excise Tax; Tractors, Trailers, Trucks

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IRS Issued Proposed Regulations On Truck, Tractor And

Apr 27, 2016 · RSM TAX ALERT — New proposed excise tax regulations include definition of highway vehicle. On Mar. 31, 2016, Treasury and the IRS issued proposed regulations (REG-103380-05) relating to excises taxes imposed on sales of highway trucks, tractors, trailers, and tires; the use of heavy vehicles on highways; and the definitions of highway vehicle and mobile …

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Federal Register :: Excise Tax; Tractors, Trailers, Trucks

Federal Excise Tax on Trucks, Truck Bodies and Trailers

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Publication 510 (07/2021), Excise Taxes | Internal Revenue

This Excise tax is due on the first retail sale of a trailer that is over 26,000 GVW. An excise tax of 12% of the sales price is imposed on the first retail sale of the following articles, including related parts and accessories sold on or in connection with, …

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What's News in Tax

Federal excise tax ("FET") is imposed on the first retail sale of certain heavy vehicles, such as trucks, trailers, and highway tractors. Long-term leases are treated as first retail sales. These taxes fund the Highway Trust Fund, expenditures from which are generally used to repair and expand the federal highway system of the United States

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IRS Issued Proposed Regulations On Truck, Tractor And

Apr 27, 2016 · RSM TAX ALERT — New proposed excise tax regulations include definition of highway vehicle. On Mar. 31, 2016, Treasury and the IRS issued proposed regulations (REG-103380-05) relating to excises taxes imposed on sales of highway trucks, tractors, trailers, and tires; the use of heavy vehicles on highways; and the definitions of highway vehicle and mobile …

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New coalition seeks repeal of federal excise tax on heavy

Jan 28, 2019 · New truck and trailer purchases currently include a 12 percent federal excise tax, adding tens of thousands of dollars to the purchase price. A new coalition is looking to lobby for the repeal of the tax. Efforts to repeal the federal excise tax (FET) on heavy trucks and trailers have resulted in no action to date from Congress.

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Tractors, Trailers, Semitrailers, or Omnibuses - Exemption

Aug 07, 2014 · A qualifying tractor, trailer, or semitrailer is a vehicle being used in combination where the gross vehicle weight of the combination exceeds 26,000 pounds. A qualifying omnibus is a motor vehicle weighing at least 26,000 pounds and measuring at least 40 feet in length that is used to transport persons for hire by an omnibus carrier operating with a certificate or permit …

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Trucking Industry Praises Introduction of the Modern

Bipartisan bill would help modernize nation's truck fleet by repealing 12% excise tax on new tractor-trailers. Arlington, Virginia-- Today, the American Trucking Associations praised the introduction of the Modern, Clean, and Safe Trucks Act of 2021 by Senators Todd Young (R-Indiana) and Ben Cardin (D-Maryland).The bipartisan legislation would repeal the 12% federal …

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Part I Section 4051.--Imposition of Tax on Heavy Trucks

Section 4051(a)(1) imposes an excise tax on the first retail sale of automobile truck chassis and bodies, truck trailer and semitrailer chassis and bodies, and tractors of the kind chiefly used for highway transportation in combination with a trailer or semitrailer. The tax is not limited to commercial vehicles. Thus, a vehicle may be

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IRS Reporting Rules on Sales of Tractors, Trailers, Trucks

Nov 27, 2021 · The Internal Revenue Service has proposed rules that would update a more than 30-year-old definition of "highway vehicle" as it relates to excise taxes imposed on the sale of highway tractors, trailers, trucks and tires and the use of heavy vehicles on the highway. Small business advocates, not happy with the new rules, are firing back.

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Does A Partnership Pay Excise In Massachusetts? – ictsd.org

11 hours ago · In general, companies pay a 9% effective excise tax. Massachusetts gets 5% of any net income it generates, and $2 gets a portion. The tax rate of 60 cents per $1,000 in cash value of Massachusetts tangible property or net worth to the state. Taxes of between $456 and $456 are imposed by law.

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Wise Dispatching | 12% Federal Excise Tax Tractor/Trailers

12% Excise Tax. 12% Excise Tax on New Trucks/Trailers. Once you've decided you're entering the trucking business you'll need equipment, and the most typical question that arises is to purchase new or old tractor and/or trailers.

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06/23/2016 - IRS Proposed Rulemaking Excise Tax; Tractors

Mar 31, 2016 · Retail Tax on Tractors, Trailers, and Trucks The proposed regulations reorganize and partially restate the temporary regulations that address the retail tax on tractors, trailers, and trucks. Proposed Sec. 48.4051-1(e) revises the definitions of tractor and truck and provides a model certificate for a seller to establish the tax status of an

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Lawmakers Introduce Bill to Repeal Federal Excise Tax on

May 07, 2019 · Two members of the U.S. House of Representatives recently introduced legislation aimed at repealing the 12% federal excise tax on certain heavy-duty trucks, tractors and trailers.

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FET resources - NTEA

FET resources. Federal Excise Tax (FET) issues can be complex. So NTEA provides the work truck industry with FET information on trucks, tractors and trailers. Our staff engineers stand ready to help members with technical and FET questions. NTEA is a founding member of an industry group leading the charge to repeal the 12% Federal Excise Tax

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Learn About Federal Excise Tax Exemption | US EPA

May 13, 2021 · Chapter 6 of Publication 510 offers information about the retail tax on heavy trucks, trailers, and tractors. Publication 510 is available on the IRS website. For more information regarding the tax exempt status of idling reduction devices, please read the instructions for Form 720, Quarterly Federal Excise Tax Return.

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