Contact IRS

The best of the 12 ways to get in touch with IRS by GetHuman

IRS Phone Number
800-829-1040 · Khidmat Pelanggan
GetHuman features available:
  • Best alternatives to phone
  • Current hold time
  • Remind me when call center opens
  • Fastest way to talk to a real IRS rep
  • Pro tips & talking points
Or just take advantage of GetHuman's tools for getting attention on your issue faster:

Help me with my issue

IRS Live Chat
IRS customers like to use live chat-based help as an alternative to calling because the wait time is usually short and they may not be able to talk on the phone.
Also, we partner with a US-based firm with experts on staff that you can chat with to troubleshoot your issue for a small fee. Click to chat with a paid expert.

Recent reasons customers contacted IRS:

I need to change my ein number business purpose to transport
I'm have trouble with getting my stimulus check. It give me a code IND ***-** something...
I called and waited for forty minutes then I spoke to a representative and I got disco...
I paid the tax balance from **** and now I show there is still interest and penalty sho...
Filed tax return in March, no update on tax refund since then
I would like to make a payment
My taxes return was messed up and I wanna see if i can get it fix
I filed my income taxes in February. I have yet to get a date and would like to speak w...
issue about double efile taxes
requesting payment options with credit card
check sent to ogden, utah has not cleared bank* certified receipt not received*by me an...
Still haven't received my tax return and still haven't received the stimulus
Its been * months and i have not yet received my taxes
I am paying my **** taxes by personal check. Who should I write the check to?
More customer issues

Help me with my issue

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 12 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
Khidmat Pelanggan
29 minit3396
Program Bayaran Bayaran Persekutuan
38 minit2087
Khidmat Pelanggan
38 minit1006
Jabatan Koleksi
10 minit714
Profesional Cukai
3 minit1149
Akaun Perniagaan
3 minit2931
Khidmat Pelanggan
3 minit295
Live Chat
Khidmat Pelanggan
17 minit976
Online Help
Khidmat Pelanggan
<3 jam1868
Perkhidmatan pelapor automatik IRS
38 minit992
Transkrip Upah & Pendapatan
7 minit1873
Perkhidmatan Pelanggan Antarabangsa
21 minit1253

Does GetHuman work with IRS?

GetHuman does not work directly with IRS's customer support operations. GetHuman works with customers everywhere to compile the best tips and tools for reaching call centers faster and solving common customer problems effectively. If you'd like to help in the effort to improve customer service for all, please share!

Chat with an Expert Instead

We partner with a California-based expert help company to provide you with tech support experts 24/7. Enjoy a $1 one-week trial membership and get help from a real support technician now.
Talk To An Expert

Contacting IRS at a Glance

Contacting Other Companies

Was this page helpful? If so, please share!
Sharing is what powers GetHuman's free customer service contact information and tools. You can help!