Frequently Asked Questions About Credit Card Payments
Taxpayers can make their Individual Income tax and Business tax payments by credit card. This service is available on the Internet through third-party vendors. These vendors charge a convenience fee based on the amount of tax being paid. This fee may vary by vendor.
Credit card transactions are strictly between the vendor and the taxpayer. Likewise, any disputes specific to the card payment will be between those two parties. Rules regarding the credit card transactions are available at each vendor’s web site.
Kansas taxes can be paid by credit card through the following vendors:
- Official Payments Corporation (OPC)
- American Express
Payments can also be made by telephone through OPC by calling 1-800-2PAYTAX (1-800-272-9829). The Kansas jurisdiction code is 2600. For payment verification inquiries, call 1-866-621-4109. Allow 48 hours for processing.
- Value Payment Systems (VPS)
- Bill Me Later ®
- Debit Card
VPS processes payments for Kansas Individual Income Tax only. For payment verification inquiries, call 1-888-877-0450. Allow 48 hours for processing.
Frequently Asked Questions
Each vendor does charge a convenience fee for processing the payment transaction. The fee is not charged by the Kansas Department of Revenue. The convenience fee is assessed to cover operating costs and the costs associated with servicing thousands of transactions. Convenience fees may vary between vendors.
You will be informed of all charges and fees before you authorize the payment.
When a consumer uses the service, two line items will appear on their credit card bill. One is for the tax owed to the Kansas Department of Revenue and the other is for the convenience fee charged by the vendor.