How to pay your federal taxes to the IRS;
The IRS has various tax payment options and we have listed them below. Please chose a suitable payment option convenient to you.
Federal income tax –
- Payment via a US bank account:
Below is the link to the IRS payment website, which allows you to set up direct debit from your US bank account without any charges.
Please visit https://www.irs.gov/Payments/Direct-Pay. This service requires you to authenticate your identity, so please have your prior year tax return handy while setting up this payment option.
- Payment via a US debit or credit card:
This is a commonly used way to make estimated tax payments. However, there is a convenience fee for using a credit card and a flat fee of $3.95 for debit card.
- Electronic funds transfer from a US bank account:
You can transfer funds electronically. Please note, you should register on the IRS website and obtain a PIN and an internet password for this service.