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Electronic Federal Tax Payment System–New Payment Options

The Electronic Federal Tax Payment System (EFTPS) is a free service from the U.S. Department of the Treasury for organizations, professionals and individuals.

Organizations, professionals and individuals registered with the Electronic Federal Tax Payment System (EFTPS) (meaning having a PIN number) and responsible for making federal tax deposits and or payments are now able to use the EFTPS’s website for additional federal tax payments. Other methods as voice response system and special channels continue to be available. The EFTPS’s enabled payment options for taxpayers are:

  • Federal Tax Deposits
  • Balance due on return or notice
  • Payment Due on an Amended or Adjusted Return
  • Application Fees
  • 20% Initial Payment (Cash Offer)
  • Accepted Offer
  • Subsequent Payment/Installment Agreement
  • Audit Adjustment

Please note that tax payments are due regardless of this website's availability.

You can access the voice response system for tax payments at 1.800.555.3453. Follow the prompts to make the payment.

Payments processed using EFTPS website or through the voice response system must be scheduled by 8 p.m. ET the day before the due date to be received timely by the IRS. The funds will be debited from the bank account on the date you select for settlement.

Access the following link for more information

https://www.eftps.gov/eftps/

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