IRS Key Contact Information and Helpful Hints


Amended Tax Return Status: 866-464-2050


Apply for an EIN: 800-829-4933


Estate and Gift Taxes: 866-699-4083


Excise Tax Help: 866-699-4096


FBAR Online Filing


Get Tax Transcript for Individuals: 800-908-9946


Identity Theft: 800-908-4490


Power of Attorney (Form 2848)

Fax: 855-214-7519 for Alabama, Arkansas, Connecticut, Delaware, District of

Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Vermont, Virginia, or West Virginia

Fax: 855-214-7522 for Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Iowa,

Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska,

Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Washington, Wisconsin, or Wyoming

Fax: 855-772-3156 for foreign countries


PTIN Information Line: 877-613-7846


Refund Hotline: 800-829-1954


Stimulus Check Issues: 800-919-9835


Tax Help Line for Individuals: 800-829-1040


Tax Help Line for Businesses: 800-829-4933


Tax Help Line for Non-Profit Taxes: 877-829-5500


Tax Payments


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Tax Practitioner Priority Service Hotline: 866-860-4259

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