If you find yourself in the undesirable predicament of owing the IRS, here are some things for you to keep in mind so that the situation doesn’t go from bad to worse:
Payment Methods & Tips
- You can pay taxes electronically 24/7 on www.IRS.gov. Just click on the “Payments” tab near the top left of the home page for details.
- Check out IRS Direct Pay to pay directly from your bank account. It’s secure and free and you’ll get instant confirmation that you have submitted your payment.
- Pay in a single step by using your tax software when you e-file. If you use a tax preparer, ask them if they can make your payment electronically.
- Whether you e-file your tax return or file on paper, you can choose to pay with a