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Is there a way to find out what I owe the IRS for back taxes;

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Is there a way to find out what I owe the IRS for back taxes; I'm in the process of moving and do not have access to all of my old records? Can I call them?
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Tax
Expert:  Lev replied 6 years ago.

The IRS will not provide you such information on the phone.

You may however walk into a local IRS office and verify if you owe any taxes.

Let me know if which state do you live and I will provide you contact information.

If you need the information fast - that is likely the best way.


You also may request transcripts by calling 1-800-829-1040, or order by mail using IRS Form 4506T (Request for Transcript of Tax Return). There is no fee for transcripts. Allow two weeks for delivery.

A tax account transcript shows any later adjustments either you or the IRS made after the tax return was filed. This transcript shows basic data, including marital status, type of return filed, adjusted gross income and taxable income.


Let me know if you need any help.


Lev and other Tax Specialists are ready to help you
Customer: replied 6 years ago.
I live in Md on the DC I have to go on office in MD or can I go to one in DC as well?
Expert:  Lev replied 6 years ago.

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You may use ANY IRS office.

No appointment needed - just walk-in.


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