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The Best Truck Stops of the Southwest

Today we are looking to the Southwest to continue our search for the best truck stops in the US. This area of the country holds a lot of great options when you’re searching for a spot to rest or fuel up. Here are some of our favorites!
Buc-ee’s: Texas
If you’re driving through Texas, Buc-ee’s is the place to go for a quick rest and refuel. The chain holds a great reputation around the state. This is your stop to find a clean restroom, array of gas pumps, and delicious road trip snacks (the beaver nuggets will change your life).
Russell’s Travel Center: Glen Rio, NM This stop makes the list for its classic car museum (with free entry!). Located on historic Route 66, this travel center prides itself on providing a great customer experience. With additional amenities such as a tire shop, chapel, and complete grocery store, you’re sure to find what you need at this stop!
Gore’s Travel Plaza: Seilling, OK
Whether you’re looking for a quick drink stop or a hearty meal, Gore’s has what you’re stop…

The Best Truck Stops of the Southeast

We’re winding down our search for the best US truck stops by heading to the Southeast. We’ve compiled some great stops that you definitely need to check out on your next route through the area.
South of the Border: Hamer, South Carolina
“America’s favorite highway oasis” goes well beyond the average truck stop. If you’re looking for some entertainment along your route, then you need to check this place out. Between hosting the largest indoor reptile exhibit in the US, the sombrero observation tower, and a full convention center, this is a stop you will not want to miss.
Creek Travel Plaza: Atmore, AL
Creek Travel Plaza is set apart from the rest by their top-of-the-line customer service. Agents on site work hard to assist professional drivers with any needs or accommodations. Wind Creek Casino is right up the road, if you’re looking for further entertainment.
Florida 595 Truck Stop: Davie, FL
Aside from holding the largest parking facility in the southeast, this truck stop holds some super …

The Best Truck Stops of the Northeast

We will close out our journey across the US with the best truck stops in the Northeast! We know that truck stops in this area may be few and far between, but we’ve done our homework and come up with a few options perfect for the travelling trucker.
Dysart’s Restaurant & Truck Stop: Bangor, Maine
This small community truck stop offers a quaint ambiance with all the amenities of the big guys. Stop at the restaurant or the local bakery. Take advantage of the full-service garage that offers various road services, cleanings, and repairs. There’s also plug in capability for trucks and RV’s, allowing for a safe place to catch some Zzz’s.
301 Travel Plaza: Middletown, Delaware
This stop is best when you’re looking for a great meal along your journey through the North. From the tiki buffet to the home-style restaurant, there are a variety of options to choose from. 301 will meet all your typical rest-stop needs, and will give you the chance at an incredible meal.
Martin’s Trailside Express: Eas…

IRS Payment Options

Our EZ2290 Platform includes 3 different options for submitting payment to the IRS for your Form 2290. We know it can seem challenging to spot the differences, find the necessary information, and pick the option that will work best for you.
Luckily, any of our options for your IRS payment will work smoothly, and our team at EZ2290 is here with all the information you need to make the right choice!
ACH- Direct Bank Account Draft
As the name implies, this option will withdraw money directly from your bank account. If you want to use the Direct Bank Account Draft, there are a few pieces of information to have handy: Routing Number Account Number Account Type (Checking or Savings) Account Holder Phone Number Once you enter the required information, click Next to lock the payment information. Moving to a different option will erase the banking information you have entered.
EFTPS- Electronic Federal Tax Payment System
This option allows you to pay electronically on eftps.gov through your account. If …

The Best Truck Stops of the Midwest

We’re looking around the United States for some of the best truck stops for your journey. From talking to truckers all day, we at EZ2290 know the burden of finding a great stop along your route. Today we’ll walk through some of the best stops in the Midwest. This area holds a very unique range of rest options, so you’re sure to find whatever it is you’re looking for.
Iowa 80: Walcott, Iowa
It can’t get much more exciting that the world’s largest truck stop. On top of the general amenities, Iowa 80 holds a barber shop, chiropractor, dentist, and custom shop. Searching for entertainment? The site has a library, movie theatre, truck showroom, and so much more. If you’re looking for a one-stop-shop along the road, this is the place for you.
Trails Travel Center: Albert Lea, Minnesota
This rest stop includes a variety of restaurants, providing you with an array of meal options. If you’re looking for a pick-me-up, the travel center holds a to-go bar featuring world-blend coffees. Truckers can…

The Best Truck Stops Across America: The Best of the West

We all know the struggle of finding a safe, clean place to stop on the road. For truckers, it can be an extreme sport to find a rest stop you trust to leave your cargo for a few hours, or even overnight. At EZ2290, we know our users cover all corners of the US. We have done our homework and compiled a list of some of the best rest stops and travel centers along your route!
For the first stop on the journey, we’re taking a trip to the West! Full of mountains and valleys, this piece of our country is one of the most beautiful to drive through. It also holds some hidden treasures as far as travel centers and rest areas. If you’re driving through, definitely check out one of these spots:
Jubitz: Portland, Oregon
This travel center holds every amenity that a truck driver could ever need in a rest stop. The property goes beyond a simple convenience store. It holds a full bar & grill, movie theatre, and inn for those looking for a longer stay. The travel center holds 300 parking spaces, c…

IRS Form 2290 deadlines 2019 - 2020

You're looking for information on when your 2290 and heavy vehicle utility taxes are due to the IRS. You're probably seeing August 31st a whole lot, and then you're seeing a table with a bunch of other deadlines. Don't bother with all that. At EZ2290, we do everything we can to make life easy for you. We're going to help you get your deadline right.

We'll just start by asking you a question. Did you purchase your vehicle before July 31st, 2018? 
If yes, you've got a quick-and-easy answer when it comes to your form-filing deadline. You should be already be all paid up through the end of the 2018 - 2019 tax period. Your next deadline will be your deadline to file for the 2019 -2020 tax year. When the clock strikes June 30th, 2018, that's when it's time to look to filing for the 2019 - 2020 tax period.  
The IRS begins accepting 2290's for the new period on July the 1st, 2019. The 2290 forms and HVUT payment must be received by September 2nd, 2019.