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IRS Phone Number
800-829-1040 · Service Clients
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IRS Live Chat
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Recent reasons customers contacted IRS:

My federal income tax didn’t come in the mail
Need to know why my tax return was adjusted
IRS said my electric refund was sent on may ** **** .Contacted bank and they said it wa...
My federal income tax hasn’t came in the mail
Can’t file tax return due to previously submitted
Need to speak to a representative at the IRS.
I can not get in touch with someone to help me with my refund that has been delayed by...
There was a huge change to my tax return, and I would like to speak with someone to APP...
Yes my name is Tiffany Vincent my birthday is December **th **** my social security num...
I haven't received my tax return
I've received a check from IRS in the amount of $***.** that I was not expecting. Ther...
I filed my **** tax return * weeks ago and still have not received my refund
We filed out taxes on Feb. *, **** by a tax company. I filed injured spouse form with o...
I want to know if my company is still considered an LLC or an S Corp
It’s been * months and I have heard nothing.
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IRS contact information - compared

Above are our top recommendations for how to contact IRS, including their top phone number and live chat options. Below you can compare and contrast the 13 ways to contact IRS by looking at which ones are the fastest and which ones other customers recommend the most for solving IRS customer service issues as reported to us by the 50 million or so customers that come to GetHuman each year and share their experiences. You can contact IRS across the following mediums: Phone, Chat, Web.

Phone number / contactWaitVotes
800-829-1040
Service Clients
29 min3396
800-829-7650
Programme de prélèvement fédéral sur les paiements
38 min2060
800-829-0922
Service Clients
38 min979
800-829-3903
Département des collections
10 min687
800-829-8374
Professionnels de l'impôt
3 min1122
800-829-0115
Comptes d'entreprise
3 min2904
800-829-0582
Service Clients
3 min295
Live Chat
Service Clients
17 min949
Online Help
Service Clients
<3 heures1841
800-829-3009
Service de sous-reporter automatisé IRS
38 min965
800-908-9946
Transcription des salaires et des revenus
7 min1846
267-941-1000
Service client international
21 min1226
888-353-4537
Paiements par fichier électronique
14 min2860

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