The IRS uses third party payment processors for payments by debit and credit card. It's safe and secure; your information is used solely to process your payment.

Will Paying by Card Work for You?

Choose the card payment processor below that offers you the best fees for your card type and payment amount.

Fees by Processor

Choose the payment processor below that offers you the best fees for your card type and payment amount.

 

PayUSAtax

Paying by debit card?
$2.55

 

 

 

Paying by credit card?
1.96%
Minimum fee $2.69

 

Payments Accepted
Visa, Mastercard, Discover, American Express, STAR, Pulse, NYCE, Accel, PayPal; Click to Pay with Visa, Masterpass, and American Express

Pay1040

Paying by consumer or personal debit card?
$2.58 or 1.99%
  • $2.58 flat fee for consumer or personal debit card
  • 1.99% for other debit cards
    (minimum fee $2.58)
Paying by credit card?
1.99%
Minimum fee $2.58

 

Payments Accepted
Visa, Mastercard, Discover, American Express, STAR, Pulse, NYCE; Click to Pay with Visa, Masterpass, and American Express

 

ACI Payments, Inc.
(Formerly Official Payments)

Paying by debit card?
$2.00 or $3.95

$3.95 flat fee for payments over $1000

 
Paying by credit card?
1.99%
Minimum fee $2.50

 

Payments Accepted
Visa, Mastercard, Discover, American Express, STAR, Pulse, NYCE; Click to Pay with Visa, Masterpass, and American Express; Pay With Cash, PayNearMe

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  PayUSAtax Pay1040 ACI Payments, Inc.
Payment Amount Debit Fee Credit Fee
Debit Fee*
Credit Fee Debit Fee Credit Fee
$50 $2.55 $2.69 $2.58 $2.58 $2.00 $2.50
$100 $2.55 $2.69 $2.58 $2.58 $2.00 $2.50
$250 $2.55 $4.90 $2.58 $4.98 $2.00 $4.98
$1000 $2.55 $19.60 $2.58 $19.90 $2.00 $19.90
$2,500 $2.55 $49.00 $2.58 $49.75 $3.95 $49.75
$10,000 $2.55 $196.00 $2.58 $199.00 $3.95 $199.00

*Example fee amounts in this column ("Debit fee" for Pay1040) are for consumer or personal debit cards. For all other debit cards, see the amounts in the "Credit Fee" column under Pay1040.

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