HOW to CANCEL a Scheduled IRS Payment
With everyone being more careful about their spending, here is a simple guide for how to CANCEL a scheduled IRS payment. Feel free to share! And please be safe!
How to CANCEL an already-scheduled IRS payment:
(1) Direct pay: Cancel a scheduled payment by using the confirmation number, use the "Lookup Payment" feature. Cancel at least 2 days before the payment withdrawal date. (
2) EFTPS: "Click on payments" Login and click "cancel a tax payment" and follow the instructions. Must cancel at least 2 days before the withdrawal date.
(3) Direct Debit: You must contact the U.S. Treasury Financial agent directly at: 888-353-4537. You must call at least 2 days prior to the payment date.
(4) Credit card payment: a credit card payment must be canceled through the card payment processor.
posted Mar 30, 3:53 pm (973 days ago)