Under Publication 510 (02/2020), Excise Taxes (Including Fuel Tax Credits and Refunds) many companies struggles to properly interpret the rules. Excise taxes are taxes paid when purchases are made on a specific good, such as gasoline. Excise taxes are often included in the price of the product. There are also excise taxes on activities, such as on wagering or on highway usage by trucks. One of the major components of the excise program is motor fuel.
Vantage Fuels and Excise Tax team work with our clients to solve their greatest challenges, for example, performing overpayment reviews that result in state and federal fuels tax refund opportunities on fuel consuming equipment.
Our professionals also have the industry expertise to conduct audit support for state or federal fuels tax audits.
Securing fuels and excise tax refunds enables Vantage to provide additional value to our clients in the many industries that produce, consume, distribute, and refine fuels.
Additionally, the fuels and excise tax exemptions, including: dual-usage of fuel, exported fuel exemption, foreign fuel exemption, idling fuel tax recovery, manufacturing exemptions, non-transportation equipment, off-road fuel usage, power-take-off (PTO) systems, and sales tax on exempt fuel.