Update on IRS functions during the government shutdown

Update on IRS functions during the government shutdown

The IRS has just released an update on what they will and will not be doing during the government shutdown:

The IRS will continue to:

  • Process electronic and paper-filed returns (including amended returns)
  • Issue refunds
  • Respond to taxpayer questions
  • Send out automated notices
  • Implement the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

What the IRS will not do:

  • Process transcript requests (If a POA is on file they will through e-services)
  • Process new POA requests
  • Conduct any audit functions (unless the SOL could expire)

For the full notice click here.

By |January 21st, 2019|Categories: BCo Community News|Comments Off on Update on IRS functions during the government shutdown

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