IRS Customer Service Phone Number 800-829-0582 - Info & Statistics
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Mon-Fri 8am-8pm EST
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Press 1 for English, then enter extension 652
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Fri Jul 13 2018 10:00:00 GMT+0000 (UTC)
IRS's 800-829-0582 Customer Service Number
This IRS phone number is ranked #7 out of 10 because 2,306,316 IRS customers tried our tools and information and gave us feedback after they called. The reason customers call 800-829-0582 is to reach the IRS Customer Service department for problems like Refund Issue, Filing Issue, Tax Issue, Payment Issue, Transcripts Issue. As far as we can tell, IRS has call center locations in Utah or New York or Tennessee and you can call during their open hours Mon-Fri 8am-8pm EST. IRS has 10 phone numbers and 12 different ways to get customer help. We've compiled information about 800-829-0582 and ways to call or contact IRS with help from customers like yourself. Please help us continue to grow and improve this information and these tools by sharing with people you know who might find it useful.
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Contacting IRS in General
While 800-829-0582 is IRS's #7 most popular phone number, it's not the only way to get a hold of their customer care team. You already know from reading above that 800-829-1040 is their best customer phone number overall, and we have put together a comparison of their 12 total ways to contact support for you to look at as well. One thing to keep in mind as you try to reach IRS help by calling them, is that other customers give their customer support at this number a 59% score for their communication skills and a 81% score for the overall help they received. That could be indicative of their abilities to help you resolve your problem overall, regardless of whether or not you call this number.Click here to see a comparison of all the phone numbers, social media and other avenues to contact IRS.