IRS unveils new online identity verification process for accessing self-help tools
The IRS ID Verify process was way over due for an upgrade. Successfully verifying on their old platform was an act of God.
Rumor is this process is much easier… probably because they outsourced it.
IR-2021-228, November 17, 2021
WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service today announced the launch of an improved identity verification and sign-in process that enables more people to securely access and use IRS online tools and applications.
Taxpayers using the new mobile-friendly verification procedure can gain entry to existing IRS online services such as the:
- Child Tax Credit Update Portal,
- Online Account,
- Get Transcript Online,
- Get an Identity Protection PIN (IP PIN) and
- Online Payment Agreement.
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