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Name Changes & Social Security Number Matching Issues
Question: How can I correct the spelling of my name with the IRS?
- Enter the correct information when you file your tax return.
- You can also call us toll-free at 800-829-1040 to correct the spelling of your name over the phone.
Note: Your name on any refund check you may receive will be spelled the way it appears on your tax return.
Category: IRS Procedures
Subcategory: Name Changes & Social Security Number Matching Issues