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Your specific tax situation determines the payment options available to you. Payment options include full payment, a short-term payment plan (payment in 120 days or less) or a long-term payment plan (payout agreement) (payment in more than 120 days). Short-term payment plans require you to make full payment within 120 days. You can choose to pay with direct payments from your checking account, checking, money orders, or debit/credit cards. There are no installation fees, but accrued interest and penalties are estimated until the balance has been paid in full. The user fee exemption or refund applies only to individual taxpayers whose gross income is adjusted, as is the case for the last year for which such information is available, at or below 250% of the applicable federal poverty line (low-income taxpayers) who enter into long-term payment plans (instalment agreements) as of April 10, 2018. If you are a low-income taxpayer, the user fee will be waived if you agree to make payments by direct debit by entering into a Direct Debit Agreement (DDIA). If you are a low-income taxpayer but cannot make payments by electronic direct debit by completing a DDIA, you will be reimbursed for the user fee after entering into the remittance agreement. If the IRS system identifies you as a low-income taxpayer, the online payment settlement tool automatically reflects the applicable fees. If you choose to pay by mail, attach a cheque or money order with a copy of your tax return or notice. Make it payable to the U.S.

Department of the Treasury and include your name, address, daytime phone number, tax identification number, tax year, and form or notification number (e.B. Form 1040 2019) on the front of your payment. If you choose to make your payroll payments, you will not be able to file Form 9465 electronically. For more information about the IRS collection process and what to do if you can`t pay your taxes in full, see Pub. 594, The IRS Collection Process. Further information on the recovery procedure, the taxpayer`s rights and the appeal against a recovery decision can be found under If you find that you are not able to pay your taxes in full, pay what you can afford and consider using an IRS payment plan. Payment plans are subject to IRS approval. Let`s take a look at the information you need to know regarding IRS payment plan options. If you can`t pay the full amount due, pay as much as you can and visit to consider our online payment options. Your name, address, SSN/EIN and phone number during the day.

By approving your application, we agree that you pay the tax you owe in monthly instalments instead of paying the full amount immediately. In return, you agree to make your monthly payments on time. You agree to provide updated financial information upon request. Low-income taxpayers who complete lines 13a and 13b will receive a waiver of their user fees for instalment agreements. For more information, see Waiver and refund of user fees above. Online application for a instalment payment agreement and other payment plans. The Office of Management and Budget has asked federal agencies to charge user fees for services such as the Disbursement Agreement Program. The IRS uses the user fee to cover the cost of processing payment agreements. You will be charged interest and a late payment penalty for all unpaid taxes on the due date, even if your request for payment in instalments is granted. Interest and all applicable penalties will be charged until the balance is paid in full.

However, for more information, see section 653, IRS Notices and Invoices, Penalties and Interest Charges, To limit interest and penalties, file your tax return on time and pay as much tax as possible with your return or notice. All payments received under the Remittance Agreement will be transferred to your account in the best interest of the United States. If you wish to make your payroll payments, check the box on line 14 and attach a completed and signed Form 2159. Ask your employer to complete and sign the employer`s form 2159 portion. What happens if the taxpayer does not comply with the terms of the instalment payment agreement? You are entitled to a guaranteed instalment payment agreement if the tax you owe does not exceed $10,000 and: We cannot accept individual cheques or money orders of $100 million or more. You can submit multiple payments or make a transfer on the same day. By approving your application, we agree that you pay the tax you owe in monthly instalments instead of paying the full amount immediately. In return, you agree to make your monthly payments on time. You also agree to comply with all your future tax obligations. This means that you must have enough withholding tax or estimated tax payments to have your tax paid in full for future years if you file your tax return on time.

Your application for a instalment payment agreement will be rejected if no required tax return has been filed. Any refund will be factored into the amount you owe. If your refund is applied to your balance, you will still need to make your regular monthly payment. Individuals: Find out where to send payments due We will usually notify you within 30 days of receiving your request if it has been approved or denied. However, if this application is a tax return you filed after March 31, it may take us more than 30 days to complete. If we approve your request, we will send you a notice detailing the terms of your agreement and asking for a user fee. If you are not eligible for a payment plan through the online payment agreement tool, you may still be able to pay in installments. If your outstanding balance does not exceed $50,000, you can request a payment plan online instead of filling out Form 9465. To do this, go to If you enter into your instalment payment agreement with the OPA app, the usage fee you pay will be lower than normal.

For more information about payments, payment plans (including remittance agreements), and trade-off offers, select Pay on the IRS home page. . If you make your payments by direct debit, you can ensure that your payments are made on time and that you are not in default with this instalment payment agreement. Amount of payment due in more than 120 days, with monthly payments Our legal right to request the information on this form is articles 6001, 6011, 6012 (a), 6109 and 6159 and their regulations. We use this information to process your request for a instalment payment agreement. The reason we need your name and social security number is to ensure correct identification. We need this information to access the tax information contained in our records and to properly respond to your request. You don`t need to ask for a installment payment agreement. If you request a payment agreement in instalments, you must provide the information requested in this form.

Failure to provide this information may prevent the processing of your request; Providing false information can result in fines or penalties. If you believe you meet the requirements for low-income taxpayer status, but the IRS has not identified you as a low-income taxpayer, please refer to Form 13844: Application for Reduced User Fees for PDF Remittance Agreements for advice. Applicants must submit the form to the IRS within 30 days of the date of their letter of acceptance of the instalment payment agreement to ask the IRS to verify their status. Internal Revenue Service P.O. Box 219236, Stop 5050 Kansas City, MO 64121-9236 Option 1: Pay by direct debit (monthly direct payments from your checking account). Also known as a Direct Debit Agreement (DDIA). A payment plan is an agreement with the IRS to pay the taxes you owe within an extended period of time. You should apply for a payment plan if you believe you can pay your taxes in full within the extended period. If you are eligible for a short-term payment plan, you will not be liable for a user fee. If you don`t pay your taxes when they`re due, it can lead to filing a federal tax lien notice and/or IRS levy lawsuit. See Publication 594, The IRS Collection Process PDF.

If you are filing Form 9465 separately from your return, refer to the following tables to determine the correct filing address. For a instalment payment agreement by direct debit, you must provide your current account number, bank sorting code and written approval to initiate automatic payment of the payment. Apply using the OPA app, contact us by phone or in person (by appointment only) or send us form 9465 PDF with your current account number and sort code. On line 11a, enter the amount you can pay each month. Make your payments as large as possible to limit interest and penalties. The fee is valid until you have paid it in full. If you have already entered into a instalment payment contract, this amount must represent the total amount of the proposed monthly payment for all your liabilities. If no payment amount is shown on line 11a (or 11b), a payment will be determined for you by dividing the balance due by 72 months.

You can access your federal tax account information through a secure connection to You can view the amount you owe as well as your balance details, view your payment history, go to Get a transcript to download or print your tax records, and view important information from your tax return for the current year as originally filed. .