It is likely this service will be quickly restored as peak demand on the last eligible filing day of April 17th, before penalty assessments.  It was likely overloaded with too much activity as sources note 30 million or more users are likely filing on the last penalty-free day   https://www.cnbc.com/2018/04/17/irs-tax-payment-site-down-as-agency-works-to-resolve-issue.html The “Direct Pay” page, where filers […]