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Welcome to Direct Pay!


Planned Outage: May 23 – May 26, 2015
This service will be unavailable from approximately 8 p.m. Eastern time on Saturday, May 23, until approximately 7 a.m. Eastern time on Tuesday, May 26, due to planned maintenance. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Use this secure service to pay your individual tax bill or estimated tax payment directly from your checking or savings account at no cost to you. You'll receive instant confirmation that your payment has been submitted. Just follow the easy steps below. Bank account information is not retained in IRS systems after payments are made.

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Availability notice: Direct Pay will be unavailable for short maintenance periods daily between 11:45 p.m. and midnight Eastern time. Saturday's outage will extend through 7 a.m. Eastern time on Sunday. Thank you for your patience while we perform this required maintenance.

Important: IRS Direct Pay availability has no bearing on your due date. Plan ahead to ensure timely payment.

Page Last Reviewed or Updated: 22-May-2015

Just 5 easy steps to make a payment:

Provide your tax
Verify your identity
Enter your payment information
Review and electronically sign the transaction
Print or record your online confirmation number