Form 1040EZ has 14 questions for the 2014 tax year, as reported by the IRS. The form 1040A for taxpayers with dependents has 51 questions. Additional forms are needed for applying for certain credits and deductions, and these forms have additional questions.
The Internal Revenue Service offers taxpayers many different types of help, including line-by-line instructions for filling out forms, a free tax preparation service and a directory of tax return preparers. The IRS also provides information about the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program and the T
The IRS keeps tax records between three and seven years, depending on the type of tax record. Most individual tax forms, such as Form 1040, are kept on file for six years.
Taxpayers can visit local Taxpayer Assistance Centers when they need face-to-face help with tax issues, reports the IRS. They can also phone the IRS to ask tax questions or listen to prerecorded messages on specific tax topics. IRS.gov has numerous calculators and other applications to assist people
Some of the ways to contact the Internal Revenue Service, or IRS, about taxes include the Internet and telephone, according to About.com. Others include fax and mail.
The Internal Revenue Service offers most, but not all, tax forms in downloadable and printable versions on its official website, IRS.gov. Forms that the IRS classifies as “Information Only” forms are not downloadable from its website. The IRS offers these forms in their printed versions by mail at n
Live telephone assistance from the Internal Revenue Service is available to individual taxpayers by calling 800-829-1040 Monday through Friday between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. For IRS assistance related to business taxes, the number is 800-829-4933.
The IRS provides assistance with tax questions through a number of resources, including its website, telephone lines, and Volunteer Income Tax Assistance and Tax Counseling for the Elderly locations. Additional resources include IRS Taxpayer Assistance Centers, Low Income Taxpayer Clinics and the Ta
As of 2015, the Internal Revenue Service website contains 896 tax forms for taxpayers to view, download or print. Taxpayers find a list of these files by searching for the word "form" in the blank box, selecting Product number from the drop-down menu, and then clicking Find, according to IRS.gov.
While the primary form used to file income taxes, Form 1040, is due on April 15 every year, other due dates apply to other forms of taxes, according to the IRS. Those who must pay estimated taxes typically pay them by the 15th of January, April, June and September.