How to Make Federal Tax Deposits?

How to Make Federal Tax Deposits?

All corporate tax deposits will need to be made using the Electronic Federal Tax Payment System (EFTPS). Some associations use the EFTPS system through their bank. Most associations will need to set up the system themselves at


Electronic Federal Tax Payment System (EFTPS) is a free service offered by the US Department of Treasury to pay federal taxes electronically. The enrollment process takes up to seven business days to complete as the PIN and instructions are mailed separately.

Payments can be scheduled up to 120 days in advance. You can cancel payment instructions up to 2 business days before payment is due.

Payments must be made one calendar business day prior to the tax due date by 8:00PM Eastern Time (5:00pm Pacific)

An immediate acknowledgment number is received as receipt of the transaction. This is the preferred method of tax deposit according to the IRS.

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