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Forms and Instructions

Individual Tax Return
Instructions for Form 1040
Request for Taxpayer Identification Number (TIN) and Certification
Request for Transcript of Tax Return

 

Employee's Withholding Allowance Certificate
Employer's Quarterly Federal Tax Return
Employers engaged in a trade or business who pay compensation
Installment Agreement Request

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Amend/Fix Return
Apply for Power of Attorney
Apply for an ITIN
Rules Governing Practice before IRS

Frequency Limit Table by Type of Tax Payment

You can only apply debit card, credit card or cash payments to certain forms, payment types and tax years. Use the table below to find out which kinds of payments you can make using these methods, and how often you can make them.

Please note that you can’t use card or cash payment methods to make Federal Tax Deposits.

For information about the tax forms in the table below, visit Download IRS Forms and Instructions.

Individuals

Tax Form Payment Type and Tax Year Limit
Form 1040 series

Current Tax Year (2017)

2 per year

Prior Year (1998-2016)

2 per year

Advanced Payment of a Determined Deficiency
(2015-2017)

2 per year

Installment Agreement
(1998-2017)

2 per month

Form 1040-ES Estimated Tax
(2017/Q4 & 2018/Q1-3)
2 per quarter
Form 1040-X Amended (2014-2017) 2 per year
Form 4868 Extension Payment (2017) 2 per year
Form 5329 Current Tax Due (2017) 2 per year
Health Care - Form 1040

Current Tax Year Notice (2017)

2 per year

Proposed Tax Assessment (2014-2017)

2 per year

Health Care - Form 1040-X Amended (2014-2017) 2 per year
Trust Fund Recovery Penalty

Prior Year (1998-2017)

2 per quarter

Installment Agreement
(1998-2016)

2 per month

Businesses

Tax Form Payment Type and Tax Year Limit
Form 940 series

Current Tax Due
(2017)

2 per year

Prior Year (1998-2016)

2 per year

Amended or Adjusted
(2015-2017)

2 per year

Installment Agreement
(1998-2017)

2 per month

Form 941 series

Current Tax Due
(2017/Q4 & 2018/Q1-3)

2 per quarter

Prior Year (1998-2017)

2 per quarter

Amended or Adjusted
(2015-2017/Q1-4 & 2018/Q1-3)

2 per quarter

Installment Agreement
(1998-2017)

2 per month

Form 943

Current Tax Due (2017)

2 per year

Prior Year (1998-2016)

2 per year

Amended or Adjusted
(2015-2017)

2 per year

Installment Agreement
(1998-2017)

2 per month

Form 944

Current Tax Due (2017)

2 per year

Prior Year (2015-2016)

2 per year

Amended or Adjusted
(2015-2017)

2 per year

Form 945

Current Tax Due (2017)

2 per year

Prior Year (1998-2016)

2 per year

Amended or Adjusted
(2015-2017)

2 per year

Installment Agreement
(1998-2017)

2 per month

Form 1041

Current Tax Due (2017)

2 per year

Prior Year (1998-2016)

2 per year

Form 1065

Current Tax Due (2017)

2 per year

Prior Year (1998-2016)

2 per year

Form 2290

Current Tax Year (2017 & 2018)
 

Prior Year (1998-2017)

      2 per year  

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