Choose to pay by EFW FAQ (1065)

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Question

How do I choose to pay with electronic funds withdrawal (EFW)?

Answer

If a return or extension is being electronically filed, the following is required entry to trigger the payment by EFW.

  • Screen Bank
    • Routing transit number
    • Depositor account number
    • Type of account

      Note: The account must be located inside of the United States to qualify for EFW.

  • Screen ELF
    • Return – Electronic funds withdrawal for amended returns: Requested payment date
    • Extension – Electronic funds withdrawal for extension: Requested payment date

Note: An FYI diagnostic will trigger indicating how the balance due should/will be paid.

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