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For you and your family
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Forms and Instructions

Individual Tax Return
Instructions for Form 1040
Request for Taxpayer Identification Number (TIN) and Certification
Request for Transcript of Tax Return


Employee's Withholding Allowance Certificate
Employer's Quarterly Federal Tax Return
Employers engaged in a trade or business who pay compensation
Installment Agreement Request

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Amend/Fix Return
Apply for Power of Attorney
Apply for an ITIN
Rules Governing Practice before IRS

Finding Out How Much You Owe

If you're an individual taxpayer, you can use this tool to find out:

  • Your payoff amount, updated for the current calendar day
  • The balance for each tax year for which you owe

Please note:

  • Your balance will update no more than once every 24 hours, usually overnight.
  • Once you view your balance, you can immediately choose a payment option. We recommend that you make a note of the amount before doing so.

To register for this service, you need:

  • Your Social Security Number, date of birth, filing status and mailing address from latest tax return
  • Access to your email account
  • Your personal account number from a credit card, mortgage, home equity loan, home equity line of credit or car loan
  • A mobile phone with your name on the account

View your balance

This tool is available during the following hours:

  • Monday to Friday, 6 a.m. to 12:30 a.m. ET
  • Saturday, 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. ET
  • Sunday, 6 p.m. to midnight ET

Other ways to find out how much you owe