Paying with Official Payments is simple 6-Step process that only takes a few minutes (click here to see how you can set-up an account and spend even less time paying your bills).
Step 1: Select Service
Official Payments groups the organizations that you can make payments to into four divisions: Federal, State, Local, and Education Payments.
- • Select Federal Payments for all personal and business taxes due to the IRS
- • Select State Payments for all personal, business, and other taxes and fees due to a state collecting authority
- • Select Local Payments for all local taxes, citation, court fees, utilities payments, local education payments,
parks and recreation fees, permitting and licensing fees, and more
- • Select Education Payments to pay tuition, housing, meal plans, event fees, and other education related expenses
*Not sure if you can pay a certain bill with us? Click here to see our "Who Can I Pay?" page.
Step 2: Enter Amount
Simply enter the dollar amount you wish to pay your selected organization, and select the payment option.
Step 3: Accept Terms
Official Payments collects a service fee for every transaction processed. Based on your input during Steps 1 & 2 we will calculate the fee and present it to you here along with our terms and conditions for using our services. Accept the fee and the terms to continue.
Step 4: Provide Details
Here you will provide personal information and payment information. This information is required so that Official Payments can properly authorize and process your payment. Remember that the highest data encryption standard protects every transaction. Your personal information stays personal.
Step 5: Confirm Details
Confirm that all the data you have supplied us with is correct. After you press "Submit" we will process your transaction in real-time. This process will only take a few seconds.
Step 6: Digital Receipt
You will receive a unique confirmation number as well as a digital receipt for your records. We also offer a printer-friendly version if you wish to have a hard copy of your receipt.
*To see a demonstration, click here!