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I received a pin from the IRS because our Information was compromised from The VA. I can not find the letter. What can I do?

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My information from The VA was compromised . I am a Va employee and can not find my Pin Number they sent me, How can I get a copy

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No other than I tried file and they wont take my filing without it

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Following are the ways that you can retrieve your IP PIN. SEE BELOW;

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How to retrieve your IP PIN online

You may use our Get an IP PIN online tool to retrieve your current IP PIN. We require you to register and verify your identity in order to use the tool. This process is essential to protect your personal and tax information. Please refer to “Step 2: What You Need”, before using the online tool. Follow the prompts to retrieve your IP PIN.

If you previously created an online account and obtained an IP PIN, access Get an IP PIN and log in to your account with your username and password. You may be required to verify your identity again due to our increased account security. Follow the prompts to retrieve your IP PIN.

https://www.irs.gov/identity-theft-fraud-scams/get-an-identity-protection-pin

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