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State of California Franchise Tax Board

Payment Options

Tax payments - Individuals

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  • Web Pay – Make a payment from your checking or savings account.
  • Credit Card – Pay with your Discover, MasterCard, Visa, or American Express card. Official Payments Corporation charges a fee for this service.
  • Western Union – Pay online, by phone, or in person at one of their worldwide offices. Western Union charges a fee for this service.
  • Check, money order, or cash – Mail your payment or pay in person.
  • Installment agreement request – If you are financially unable to pay the balance in full, you may be eligible to make monthly payments.

Tax payments - Businesses

Options for non-tax payments

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