Tax-related identity theft is on the rise. That’s why the IRS says its call center professionals take great care to ensure they discuss personal information only with taxpayers (or authorized representatives). Before calling the IRS, have this information ready: your Social Security number or individual taxpayer identification number; filing status; your prior year tax return; a copy of the return in question; and IRS letters or notices you’ve received. Click here for details. Contact the Cg Team with questions via the form to the right or call 732.676.4100. © 2019

“Avoid the Rush: Be Prepared to Validate Identity If Contacting the IRS.” Internal Revenue Service. IR-2019-16. February 14, 2019. Accessed May 13, 2019.