So if you need a payment plan or a due payment contract to miss your balance because of the IRS, go IRS.gov/OPA to get started. Before your payment request can be considered, you must be up to date on all deposit and payment requirements. As a general rule, taxpayers in open bankruptcy proceedings are not eligible. You must indicate the amount you can pay and the day of the month. You should base your monthly payment on your creditworthiness and this should be an amount you can pay each month to avoid defaults. Your payment date can be daily from the first to the 28th. The IRS expects you to receive your payment on the date you indicated, so make sure you will count the airtime (10 days) in the date you have selected. As a general rule, within 30 days, the IRS will respond to your request to advise you if it has approved, refused, or other necessary information. Form 9465 contains additional text on paying the tax and providing up-to-date financial information upon request. For more information, please see The requirements for amending or terminating a missed agreement.

If you apply for a deduction agreement with Form 2159, your user fees are $225. If you are a low-income taxpayer, you will later find additional information in reducing payment contract user fees. And if you need time to pay off the balance, use the IRS online payment request to establish a payment plan or payment contract. If you can`t pay the full immediate fee, you can qualify for extra time — up to 120 days – to pay the full amount. There is no fee for this full payment; However, interest and all applicable penalties will continue to apply until your liability is fully paid. You may be able to implement this agreement on the application of the Online Payment Agreement (OPA) or by phone at 800-829-1040 (individuals) or 800-829-4933 (Company). On telephone and local support for availability hours. In line 11a, enter the amount you can pay each month. Make your payments as large as possible to limit interest and penalties. The fee will continue to apply until you pay them in full. If you have a tempered agreement to miss, this amount should represent your total monthly amount proposed for all of your commitments.