Electronic Payment Options Home Page

IRS offers various electronic payment options for paying federal taxes and user fees. These options are convenient, safe, and secure, and some of them are free. Click on the links below for details on each of the options offered.

Electronic Payment Options for Businesses and Individuals


Credit or Debit Card
Visit here for the list of service providers, their contact information, and convenience fees. A table of accepted business and individual tax payments is included. Payment instructions and general information is also included.

Direct Pay
Use this secure service to pay your tax bill or make an estimated tax payment directly from your checking or savings account at no cost to you.

Electronic Funds Withdrawal
Visit here for information and instructions for completing the payment record transmitted via IRS e-file. You will also find links to more information about making Individual and Business payments.


Electronic Federal Tax Payment System®
Visit here for general information about EFTPS®, phone contact numbers, Batch Provider software information, and useful links, including the link to the EFTPS® web site.

Online Payment Agreement
Use this application to apply for a payment plan (including installment agreement) if you can't pay your taxes in full.

Same-Day Wire Federal Tax Payments
Visit here if you need to make a federal tax payment today.  

User Fees

Visit here for information on how to pay Historic Easement, IVES (Income Verification Express Service), and US Residency user fees.