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Welcome to Direct Pay!

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. Bank account information is not retained in IRS systems after payments are made.

If you have already made a payment through Direct Pay, you can use the Look Up a Payment feature to view your payment details and status. You can modify or cancel your payment there until two business days before your payment date.

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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: 26-Jun-2015

Just 5 easy steps to make a payment:

1
Provide your tax
information
2
Verify your identity
3
Enter your payment information
4
Review and electronically sign the transaction
5
Print or record your online confirmation number