The general IRS phone number to call for individual taxpayers is 1-800-829-1040. People who need general tax assistance for a business should call 1-800-829-4933. The IRS has several other contact numbers for individuals or businesses needing special assistance.Continue Reading
Representatives are available on weekdays between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. local time. They can help taxpayers understand notices sent by the IRS and answer questions about preparing tax returns. Some areas have local IRS offices where taxpayers can get help in person.
The IRS also provides assistance for tax professionals preparing returns for their clients. Tax professionals can call the IRS at 1-866-255-0654 on weekdays between 6:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. Central time.Learn more about Taxes