Chapter 12. How To Get More Information


Alternative Minimum Tax Assistant for Individuals

Could you be subject to the Alternative Minimum Tax? Find out by using this simple program.

Contact Your Local IRS Office

If you can't solve your tax issues online, you can find your local IRS Tax Assistance Center (TAC), services offered, office hours and how to schedule an appointment.

First-Time Homebuyer Credit Account Look-up

Information to help you look up a first time homebuyer credit account.

Free Tax Return Preparation for Qualifying Taxpayers

The IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) and the Tax Counseling for the Elderly (TCE) programs prepare tax returns for free for qualifying taxpayers.

Tax Withholding Estimator

Check your tax withholding with the IRS Tax Withholding Estimator, a tool that helps ensure you have the right amount of tax withheld from your paycheck. 

Interactive Tax Assistant (ITA)

The ITA tool is a tax law resource that takes you through a series of questions and provides you with responses to tax law questions.

Low Income Taxpayer Clinics

Apply for a Low Income Taxpayer Clinic (LITC) program grant for organizations representing taxpayers with low incomes or English as a second language. 

Online Payment Agreement Application

The IRS Online Payment Agreement system lets you apply and receive approval for a payment plan to pay off your balance over time. 

Small Business Administration

The SBA Website provides you with direct links to many commonly used financial resources for small businesses.

Understanding Your IRS Notice or Letter

Did you receive an IRS notice or letter? Search for your notice or letter to learn what it means and what you should do

Where's My Amended Return?

Check the status of your Form 1040X, Amended U.S. Individual Income Tax Return with the IRS Where's My Amended Return tool.