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  • TAS Tax Tip: Some Medicaid Waiver Payments May Be Excludable From Income June 1, 2020
      When and how to claim certain Medicaid waiver payments you received as an individual care provider can be confusing. Even if the Medicaid waiver payments you received are not taxed, you may qualify to use the amount of those payments to calculate the Earned Income Credit (EIC), and the Additional Child Tax Credit (ACTC). […]
  • TAS Tax Tip: Some Economic Impact Payments are coming as prepaid debit cards in plain envelopes May 28, 2020
     The IRS warns taxpayers that their Economic Impact Payments (EIP) may be coming as prepaid debit cards in in plain envelopes from “Money Network Cardholder Services.” The Visa name will appear on the front of the card; the back of the card has the name of the issuing bank, MetaBank®, N.A. So be very careful […]
  • TAS Tax Tip: Private Debt Collection Information for Taxpayers May 27, 2020
      In an effort to assist taxpayers during the COVID 19 pandemic, the IRS announced the People First Initiative on March 25, 2020. The IRS will not be assigning any new accounts to private collection agencies (PCAs) from April 1 through July 15, 2020. Accounts currently assigned to PCAs will remain there and PCAs may […]
  • Alert: Provide your bank account information by noon (ET) on May 13, for faster delivery of the Economic Impact Payment May 12, 2020
    This is a special alert for taxpayers who did not request direct deposit on tax returns, can provide bank account information by noon Wednesday, May 13  to get payments faster. The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) urged people to use the Get My Payment tool by noon Wednesday, May 13, for a chance to get a […]
  • NTA Blog: During Public Service Recognition Week, the National Taxpayer Advocate praises TAS and IRS employees for their extraordinary service to taxpayers and the US tax system May 8, 2020
    Subscribe to the NTA’s Blog and receive updates on the latest blog posts from National Taxpayer Advocate Erin M. Collins. Additional blogs can be found at As we wrap up Public Service Recognition Week, a week set aside to honor individuals who serve our nation as federal, state, county and local government employees, I […]
  • NTA Blog: The Value of “Superseding” Returns and Processing the Additional $500 Stimulus Benefit for Certain Non-Filers April 29, 2020
    Subscribe to the NTA’s Blog and receive updates on the latest blog posts from National Taxpayer Advocate Erin M. Collins. Additional blogs can be found at For the IRS, like much of the country, it seems like the focus in recent weeks has been “All COVID, all the time.” The IRS is playing a […]
  • TAS Tax Tip: How to request Levies and Liens releases April 24, 2020
    Some taxpayers may need some additional relief during the COVID-19 pandemic from existing federal tax liens and IRS levies on bank accounts, wages or property. IRS describes available relief in the People First Initiative. Taxpayer Advocate Service (TAS) would like to provide some simple instructions for taxpayers to follow, especially in situations causing economic hardship. […]
  • TAS Tax Tip: What Steps Do I Need to Take to Get an Economic Impact Payment? April 20, 2020
       The Economic Impact Payments are automatic for most taxpayers. For most, including seniors and retirees, no further action is needed if they filed a tax return in 2018 or 2019 or received Supplemental Security Income, Social Security retirement benefits, Social Security disability insurance, Veterans Affairs benefits, or Railroad retirement benefits. You can use the […]
  • How Do I Get an Economic Payment? April 20, 2020
    Visit our Coronavirus (COVID-19) Tax Updates webpage and use the “How Do I Get an Economic Impact Payment” tool. Taxpayers who know they qualify for the Economic Impact Payment can determine what steps, if any, need to be taken to receive their payment.
  • Coronavirus (COVID-19) - TAS Customer Case Related Alerts April 17, 2020
    The Taxpayer Advocate Service (TAS) remains committed to assisting taxpayers and championing their taxpayer rights. The information provided on this page applies only to taxpayers who have open cases with TAS. Updates will be posted here as information changes. Amended Tax Return Updates (5/29/20) If you were instructed by the Taxpayer Advocate Service to write […]