IRS Customer Service Phone Number

Hold time now: 41 mins (avg 38)
Best time to call: 8:15am
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This is not the most popular IRS phone number (it's ranked #3). Most customers call 800-829-1040 for support: Click here for best option

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Don’t no whete my refund is
I need an ip pin number to file my taxes
I need to get an ip pin number
We filed our **** tax return January *, ****. We received our state refund but not our...
Need to figure out where my refund is.. it’s past the ** days. Need to speak to represe...
I wanted to know the status of my refund and how much I owe cause I see I have a offset
My tax return for **** can not be filed electronically. The last time I filed taxes it...
I file my tax June and never received a refund since * * ** I need to talk to a live re...
I am trying to get my tax identifying pin , someone stole my identy and i need this to...
Did file last year but filed this year
I’m needing a current and updated form for Form ****. Is that available? The latest de...
I would like to know what it means by your tax return is still being and will have a re...
Someone used my daughter Social Security number and my Refund got Rejected and I need h...
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IRS Customer Service Phone Number 800-829-0922 - Info & Statistics

Phone number to dial800-829-0922
Call-back availableYES
Message & get attentionNO
Call picked up by a real personYES
Department you're callingCustomer Service
Call center hoursMon-Fri 8am-8pm EST
Best time to dial8:15am
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Average wait38
Current wait41
Rank (among phone numbers)3
Rank (overall)3
Alternate methodsphone or chat or web
Quality of communication52%
Quality of help79%
Customer votes48,174
Best phone number800-829-1040
Information last updatedSat Feb 27 2021 09:00:00 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

IRS's 800-829-0922 Customer Service Number

This IRS phone number is ranked #3 out of 11 because 2,306,316 IRS customers tried our tools and information and gave us feedback after they called. The reason customers call 800-829-0922 is to reach the IRS Customer Service department for problems like Track My Refund, Setup Payment Arrangement, Ask For Tax Help, Missing Refund, Order a Transcript. 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 11 phone numbers and 13 different ways to get customer help. We've compiled information about 800-829-0922 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.

Calling IRS

Calling IRS at this number should be pretty straightforward. Also important is what you do once you call, or what your other phone number options are. First of all, we strongly recommend using our free call-you-back tool. Essentially, we navigate their phone menu for you, wait on hold, and then call you when a representative from IRS Customer Service can talk. Generally, it saves you at least 27% of your wait time. So it's faster and you don't need to listen to bad hold music. Once on the phone with IRS's Customer Service department, you may need to provide them with information that identifies you as a customer, like your full name (or name on the account), email address, phone number, or an account number. It's usually worthwhile to gather this information before you call.

Contacting IRS in General

While 800-829-0922 is IRS's #3 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 13 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 52% score for their communication skills and a 79% 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.

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