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Paying IRS & CA Extensions Electronically 

To pay the IRS electronically go to:

https://directpay.irs.gov/directpay/payment?execution=e2s1

To pay the California FTB electronically go to:

https://webapp.ftb.ca.gov/webpay/login/login?Submit=Use+Web+Pay+personal

 

Below are detailed instructions on how to pay electronically (detailed instructions not available on mobile device).

To pay the IRS electronically go to:

https://directpay.irs.gov/directpay/payment?execution=e2s1

1.  Select Reason - Extension

2.  Apply payment to - 4868 (for 1040, 1040A, 1040EZ)

3.  Select the tax year that you would like to pay

Below is an example of how to pay an extension payment:

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4. Click continue, you will then be taken to this page:

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5. Enter payment information on the next page.  This page and the remaining pages I believe should be self-explanatory.

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Paying the California Franchise Tax Board

To pay the California FTB electronically go to:

https://webapp.ftb.ca.gov/webpay/login/login?Submit=Use+Web+Pay+personal

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Enter Name & Address Information:

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Select Extension for Payment Type 

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Enter Payment Information on the next screen

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