Phone Tax Support Numbers, IRS Tax Refund Hotline
The IRS offers several free phone services to taxpayers. You can talk to customer service representative, check your tax refund, or you can take advantage of the TeleTax system to learn about a number of tax topics.
Tax Assistance Hotline: 1-800-829-1040
Call 1-800-829-1040 for answers to specific tax questions and for individual assistance. The hotline is open Monday through Friday, from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. local time.
Refund Hotline: 1-800-829-1954
You can call the automated Refund Hotline to check the status of your tax refund, or if you received your refund check but it was lost or destroyed. You will need to enter your Social Security number, your filing status, and the refund amount on your return.
Other IRS Phone Numbers
|Business and Specialty Help Line:
|Identity Theft Hotline:
|Information Reporting Program:
|IRS Taxpayer Advocate:
|IRS Taxpayer Assistance Centers (TAC):
|Order Tax Forms:
|TTY/TDD Telephone Service for the Hearing Impaired:
|Tax Help for U.S. Taxpayers Residing in Canada:
Tax Topics - TeleTax: 1-800-829-4477
Get tax assistance through TeleTax 24 hours a day, seven days a week. You may want to have pen and paper handy to take notes.
Dial 1-800-829-4477, then press 1 for English, and then 2 for TeleTax topics. Next, enter one of the 3-digit numbers below for the desired tax information. You can also enter 123 for a directory of all TeleTax topics.
While listening to a tax topic, you may press 2 to exit, and press 9 to repeat the topic.