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Tax Professionals

The Taxpayer Advocate Service can help you help your clients. We have a variety of information for tax professionals, including tax law updates and guidance, TAS programs, and ways to let TAS know about systemic problems you’ve seen in your practice.

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Resources for Tax Pros


Getting a PTIN

A Preparer Tax Identification Number (PTIN) is generally required for anyone who is paid for prepare or help to prepare all or substantially all of a federal tax return, claim for refund, or certain other IRS tax forms.

Learn more about Getting a PTIN


Annual Filing Season Program


Continuing Professional Education


Online Tools for Tax Professionals (


Stay Informed


Know of a problem that affects multiple taxpayers?

Send it to TAS

Submit a request

Have a client that can't afford representation?

See if a Low Income Taxpayer Clinic can help.

Low Income Taxpayer Clinics (LITC)

Need to submit a request for assistance?

Submit a Form 911

Submit a request for assistance
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Did you get a notice from the IRS?

Enter the notice number below to find out more about it, what action you may need to take, and where on the taxpayer roadmap it falls.

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