NORCROSS, Ga., April 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Official Payments, a leading provider of electronic payment solutions, alerts all business owners and their accountants that Monday, April 30, is the due date for filing and paying taxes associated with the Employer's Quarterly Federal Tax Return, Form 941.
"Businesses have the option of paying any taxes due using a debit or credit card or other payment option at www.OfficialPayments.com/fed. By using a debit or credit card, businesses can effectively manage cash flow and earn rewards or points that their card program may offer," said Alex P. Hart, President and CEO of Official Payments. "In fact, Official Payments offers more payment options than any other electronic payment provider."
Form 941 is used to report all employee compensation (wages, tips, other compensation) during the quarter, as well as federal income tax withholdings, Social Security taxes and Medicare taxes.
In addition, certain states may have tax forms and payments due on April 30. Employers should check with their own state tax department for more information.
About Official Payments
Official Payments Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: OPAY) is a leading provider of electronic payment solutions in the biller direct market. Headquartered in Norcross, Georgia, the company provides enhanced electronic payment services that include multiple payment choices, payment channels, and bill payment products and services to over 4,700 clients in all 50 states and the District of Columbia. Official Payments serves clients in multiple markets including federal, state, and local governments, educational institutions, and utilities. Consumers may pay federal taxes, state and local taxes, property taxes, and other bills such as utilities and college tuition with credit cards, debit cards, electronic checks and alternative payment methods via online, telephone, point of sale and other channels by visiting www.OfficialPayments.com. Corporate information is available at www.OPAY.OfficialPayments.com.
Official Payments is not a tax advisor and does not provide advice on any tax requirements. Use of any information from this announcement or site or any other web site referred to is for general information only and does not represent personal tax advice either expressed or implied. You are encouraged to seek professional tax advice for tax questions and assistance.
The tax due dates outlined in this release are obtained from a taxing authority and it is not the responsibility of Official Payments to communicate any changes or updates. Taxpayers are responsible for determining tax deadlines.
SOURCE Official Payments