Tax Dictionary – IRS Account Information

IRS Definition

If you’re an individual taxpayer, you can view:

  • Your payoff amount, updated for the current calendar day
  • The balance for each tax year for which you owe
  • Up to 18 months of your payment history
  • Key information from your current tax year return as originally filed.

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Through the new IRS “View Your Account” tool available on, you can see some of the information that the IRS has in your tax account. If you need additional information or information on a prior year return, you can either call or use the IRS Get Transcript tool to get transcripts that show information the IRS has on your account by tax year.

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