QB Issue Resolution:

You need to enter a prior tax payment to record the EFTPS payment made outside QuickBooks. Let me show you how:


For QuickBooks Online Payroll (QBOP):


1. Go to the Taxes menu at the left pane, then Payroll Tax.
2. Select Enter Prior Tax History, then choose Add Payment.

3. Pick a tax type and liability period then enter the following:

  • Payment Date.
  • Check Number (optional).
  • Notes (optional).
  • Tax Item Amounts.

4. Click OK. You will then be back to the Prior Tax Payments screen.



For Inuit Online Payroll (IOP):


1. Go to the Taxes & Forms then choose Enter Prior Tax History.
2. In the Prior Tax Payments screen, select Add Payment.
3. Complete the following tax payment details.
4. Select OK to return to the Prior Tax Payments report screen.

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Resolution for Issue 'I made an EFTPS payment outside of QB Online' available: Yes (Solved).
Source: Intuit Community forum.

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