Information For...

For you and your family
Individuals abroad and more
EINs and other information

Filing For Individuals

Information For...

For you and your family
Standard mileage and other information

Forms and Instructions

Individual Tax Return
Request for Taxpayer Identification Number (TIN) and Certification
Single and Joint Filers With No Dependents
Employee's Withholding Allowance Certificate


Request for Transcript of Tax Returns
Employer's Quarterly Federal Tax Return
Installment Agreement Request
Wage and Tax Statement

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

Tax Exempt & Government Entities Division At-a-Glance


Our mission is to provide our customers top quality service by helping you understand and comply with applicable tax laws and to protect the public interest by applying the tax law with integrity and fairness to all.

Customer Profile

Customers include small local community organizations, major universities, large pension funds, small business retirement plans, local and state governments, participants in complex tax-exempt bond transactions and Indian tribal governments and tribal associations.

Our customers are divided into three segments:

  • Employee Plans
    • Retirement plans, IRAs, and related trusts
    • Plan participants and beneficiaries
    • Employer sponsors of retirement plans
  • Exempt Organizations
    • Organizations exempt from income tax under Internal Revenue Code Section (IRC) 501 (including charities, private foundations and other types of exempt organizations, such as business leagues, labor unions, and veterans’ organizations)
    • Political organizations described in IRC 527
    • Federal, state and local governments
  • Government Entities


  • Rulings and agreements to provide an emphasis on up-front compliance, such as the determination and voluntary compliance programs
  • Examinations to identify and address non-compliance
  • Education and communication to help customers understand their tax responsibilities
  • Customer account services to provide taxpayers with efficient tax filings and accurate and timely responses to questions and information requests
  • Coordination with other IRS divisions and oversight entities, including the Department of the Treasury, Department of Labor, Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation, Congressional committees, and state governments.

Leadership Team

Contact Telephone Fax
Sunita Lough, Commissioner 202-317-8400 877-803-0515
David Horton, Deputy Commissioner 202-317-8500 202-317-8812
Nanette Downing, Assistant Deputy Commissioner Government Entities/Shared Services 202-317-8977 202-317-8563
Robert Choi, Director, Employee Plans 202-317-8700 202-317-8808
Margaret Von Lienen,  Director, Exempt Organizations 202-317-8989 877 814-2234
Christie Jacobs, Director, ITG/TEB 720-956-4504 877-801-7118