What number do I call about my federal tax refund?
Call us at 800-829-1954 (toll-free) and either use the automated system or speak with an agent. However, if you filed a married filing jointly return, you can’t initiate a trace using the automated systems.
Can you file taxes without SSN?
An Individual Taxpayer Identification Number (ITIN) lets you file an income tax return if you do not have a valid Social Security Number. The ITIN is a 9 digit number that you can request and receive from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS).
Where can I Find my Social Security number after filing my tax return?
After filing your federal tax return, you can track the status of your refund using the “Where’s My Refund” tool on the Internal Revenue Service website. You will need to enter your Social Security number, filing status and expected refund amount.
How can I Check my tax refund status?
The IRS also has a mobile app, called IRS2Go, that checks your tax refund status. The IRS updates the data in this tool overnight, so if you don’t see a status change after 24 hours or more, check back the following day. Both the IRS tools (online and …
When to call the IRS to check the status of your tax return?
IRS phone and walk-in representatives can research the status of refunds only if it’s been 21 days or more since a taxpayer filed electronically, or more than six weeks since they mailed a paper return. Taxpayers can also contact the IRS if Where’s My Refund? directs them to do so.
What to do if you do not get your federal tax refund?
If you were expecting a federal tax refund and did not receive it, check the IRS’ Where’s My Refund page. You’ll need to enter your Social Security number, filing status, and the exact whole dollar amount of your refund. You may be prompted to change your address online. You can also call the IRS to check on the status of your refund.