Last-minute tax tips
Check the payment information
Electronic payment options are convenient, safe, and secure methods for paying taxes. You can authorize an electronic funds withdrawal, or use a credit or a debit card. Just make sure all the numbers are double checked. A wrong account or routing number could cause you to lose your refund entirely.
People mailing a payment should make the check out to "United States Treasury" and should enclose it with, but not attach it to the tax return.