January 25, 2011 by USA Post
Irs Refund, The IRS announced Monday a smartphone application that allows you to taxpayers check the status of their tax refunds and additional information about their tax returns. The soft, IRS2Go can be downloaded for free on iPhones and Androids, the IRS said.
Taxpayers will provide basic information to verify the status of their refund on the app. They will need to enter their Social Security number, which will be hidden and encrypted for security reasons, the IRS said. After that, they need to choose the filing status they used on their tax return and enter the refund amount they expect to receive.
For taxpayers who e-file, the function recovery of the application smartphone will run for about 72 hours after receiving an acknowledgment e-mail from the IRS confirming receipt of their return. Taxpayers who file paper returns will have to wait three to four weeks to check status of refund, the IRS said.
App Users can also subscribe to receive tax advice every day from the IRS by e-mail.
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“This telephone application is a first step for us,” Doug Shulman IRS commissioner said. “We will seek additional resources to develop and refine our use of smartphones and other new technologies to meet the needs of taxpayers.”
The internal revenue tax has raised its first smartphone app on Monday, called IRS2Go, which allows taxpayers to check the status of their refunds and find other tax information.
IRS2Go is a step toward “modernization of the agency and taxpayers incur when they want when they want,” the IRS said a press release.
The application is available for Apple devices (AAPL, Fortune 500) and Android. In addition to providing details of reimbursement, it also offers ways to get tax advice and information via e-mail.
How to check the status of a tax refund: Users enter their social security number (which is encrypted for security reasons). Then, they choose the filing status they used on their tax return – even the married filing together, etc. Finally, they enter the amount of restitution to their expectations.
For people who e-file, according to refund the application will work about 72 hours after the IRS sends the taxpayer received an e-mail acknowledging receipt of the tax return.
People to file tax returns on paper must wait three to four weeks before they can check their state reimbursement by IRS2Go. The IRS noted that about 70% of the 142 million individual tax returns, which were filed electronically last year.
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