Reminder: Estimated Tax Payments Are Due Soon

Here’s what you need to know about paying quarterly estimated taxes and avoiding penalties.

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The upcoming 2023 estimated tax payments deadline is September 15 for most taxpayers who make quarterly payments. However, millions of taxpayers have extended IRS deadlines for some 2023 estimated tax payments (due to severe weather impacts). But if you don't live in a designated area of one of those states, your quarterly estimated tax payment is due next week. 

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Kelley R. Taylor
Senior Tax Editor,

As the senior tax editor at, Kelley R. Taylor simplifies federal and state tax information, news, and developments to help empower readers. Kelley has over two decades of experience advising on and covering education, law, finance, and tax as a corporate attorney and business journalist.