IRS Statement: Austin Incident Does Not Affect Tax Return Processing

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In light of the recent Austin tragedy, the IRS wants to reassure Americans that this incident will not affect filing season activities, including tax return processing.

The IRS does not process tax returns or issue refunds at the Echelon 1 Building at 9430 Research Blvd.in Austin, Texas.

During this time, our dedicated workforce continues the work of the IRS, which includes helping taxpayers, processing tax returns and issuing refunds as quickly as possible.

Related Item: Statement of IRS Commissioner Doug Shulman Regarding the Austin Incident