Q) can i pay on line my taxes and get a receipt at the same time?
A) Yes you can. According to the IRS website – The Easiest Way to Pay All Your Federal Taxes
EFTPS® is a system for paying federal taxes electronically using the Internet, or by phone using the EFTPS® Voice Response System. EFTPS® is offered free by the U.S. Department of Treasury. https://www.irs.gov/payments/eftps-the-electronic-federal-tax-payment-system
EFTPS® offers …
Security You Can Count On
EFTPS® is a secure government web site that allows users to make federal tax payments electronically. Every user must have a secure Internet browser with 128-bit encryption in order to access the site. To log on to the system, an enrolled user must be authenticated with three pieces of unique information: Taxpayer Identification Number (EIN or SSN), EFTPS® Personal Identification Number (PIN) and an Internet Password. The combination of these three pieces of identification adds to the security of the site and the privacy of taxpayer data.
Convenience at Your Fingertips
EFTPS® offers you the convenience and flexibility of making your tax payments via the Internet or phone. You can initiate your tax payment from your home or office, 24/7.
You can easily keep track of your payments by opting in for email notifications when you enroll or update your enrollment for EFTPS. Email notification will contain the confirmation number you receive at the end of a payment transaction. The IRS continues to remind taxpayers to watch out for email schemes. You will only receive an email from EFTPS if you’ve requested the service.
Businesses and Individuals can schedule payments up to 365 days in advance. Scheduled payments can be changed or cancelled up to two business days in advance of the scheduled payment date.
You can use EFTPS® to make all your federal tax payments, including income, employment, estimated and excise taxes.
You can check up to 16 months of your EFTPS® payment history online or by calling EFTPS® Customer Service.