Tax Dictionary – IRS Tax Problem Help

IRS Definition

Most correspondence can be handled without calling or visiting an IRS office if you follow the instructions in your letter or notice. However, if you have questions, call the telephone number that’s usually found in the upper right-hand corner of your notice.

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If you received a notice from the IRS that says there is a problem with your tax return, you have an unpaid balance, or other tax problem, a tax professional can help you prepare a response. Also, if the IRS does not respond in a reasonable time or a decision by the IRS is causing you financial harm, you can contact the Taxpayer Advocate Service.

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