Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT)

  1. What is electronic funds transfer (EFT)?

  2. What type of taxes may I pay electronically?

  3. What information do I have to provide to make payments through My Tax Account?

  4. When can I start making electronic payments?

  5. What is the difference between the ACH debit and ACH credit options?

  6. May I use ACH debit even though I plan to use ACH credit and vice versa?

  7. Will the Wisconsin Department of Revenue ever initiate a payment without my approval?

  8. What if I don't want to give my banking information?

  9. Is my payment and bank information secure?

  10. How can I ensure timely payment?

  11. Will electronic payment work if I use multiple accounts at different financial institutions?

  12. What if I change financial institutions?

  13. Do I need to send in the payment vouchers or tax returns if I make electronic payments?

  14. What if I make an error in reporting a payment?

  15. What if the tax due date falls on a weekend or legal holiday?

  16. What should I do when I have no tax liability for a reporting period?

  17. Can I still make payments by telephone?

  18. Can I make an electronic payment if my financial institution is located outside the United States?


FOR QUESTIONS OR COMMENTS CONTACT:

MS 5-77
WISCONSIN DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE
Customer Service Bureau
PO Box 8949
Madison, WI 53708-8949
Phone: (608) 266-2776
Fax: (608) 327-0232
Email additional questions to DORBusinessTax@wisconsin.gov

December 21, 2018