IRS Online Account

The IRS is encouraging taxpayers to set up and use their online account to:

View Your Balance

  • View the amount you owe and a breakdown by tax year

View or Create Payment Plans

  • Learn about payment plan options and apply for a new payment plan
  • View details of your payment plan if you have one

Make and View Payments

  • Make a payment from your bank account or by debit/credit card
  • View 5 years of payment history and any pending or scheduled payments

Manage Communication Preferences

  • Go paperless for certain notices
  • Get email notifications for new notices

Access Tax Records

  • View key data from your most recent tax return and access additional records and transcripts
  • View your economic impact payment amounts
  • View digital copies of certain notices from the IRS

View Tax Pro Authorizations

  • View any authorization requests from tax professionals
  • Approve and electronically sign Power of Attorney and Tax Information Authorization from your tax professional