Tax Payments

Avoid Late Fees,
Check-Writing and
Trips To The Post Office.


Enjoy a faster, easier way to pay taxes.

You can use your MasterCard® to pay federal and state* income taxes online or over the phone.

More options. More choices.


Whether you e-file or paper file, you can pay your taxes with a credit or debit card and save time and a trip to the post office.


Credit/debit payment card options are available through service providers.


Confirmation will be sent from the service provider that your payment was safely received.

Earn Rewards

Taxpayers may earn miles, points, rewards or money back from the credit/debit card issuer.**

Please note that the information provided herein is not meant to constitute tax advice and should not be used without the advice and guidance of a professional tax adviser who is familiar with all the relevant facts.

Eligible IRS Forms (click to expand)


MasterCard cardholders have the option to make tax payments with a credit or debit card by phone or online with the participating service providers. There is a convenience fee charged by service providers. Fees are based on the type of card used and the amount of the payment. Fees vary by service provider and may be deductible in certain circumstances. Taxpayers should contact the service provider to receive up-to-date information and convenience fees.

Payment Service Provider Pay by Phone Web Site and Rates
Value Payment Systems 844-729-8298
Link2Gov Corporation 888-729-1040
Official Payments Corporation 866-964-2552

*Not all states accept MasterCard for tax payment. Click here to see if your state currently accepts credit or debit cards for payment.

**Depending upon the MasterCard® you elect to use, you may be able to earn rewards. Contact the financial institution that issued your MasterCard for specific terms and agreements.

For Individual Taxpayers the credit or debit card convenience fee charged for paying federal individual income taxes electronically may be deductible in certain circumstances for some taxpayers who itemize. For more information please click here.

For more information, you can contact the IRS at 1-800-829-1040 or visit the IRS at