IRS YouTube Videos Offer Last-Minute Help


The Internal Revenue Service reminds taxpayers that IRS YouTube videos can help them with their taxes before the April 15, 2013, deadline. The IRS channels offer information on a variety of the most frequently asked taxpayer questions at this time of year.

Videos are available in English, Spanish and American Sign Language. Among the hot topics for last-minute filers:

The three IRS YouTube channels are home to hundreds of videos on subjects ranging from how to efile your taxes for free to the earned income tax credit.

Since its August 2009 debut, the IRS YouTube channel has almost 5.4 million views in English alone.

Taxpayers can subscribe to the channels to receive notice of new video offerings year-round. The videos are also available on the IRS’s phone app, IRS2Go.