Internal Revenue Service United States Department of the Treasury
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Self-Employment Tax

Estimated Tax

$1,000 or More in Taxes

Taxpayers generally have to make estimated tax payments if they expect to owe $1,000 or more when they file their return.

Estimated taxes are due quarterly, on:

  • April 15
  • June 15
  • September 15 and
  • January 15 of the following tax year
Calendar with April 15, June 15, September 15, and January 15 highlighted.