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Mike Julian · 3 August 2016 - 20:11
· · Chrome 46.0 on Windows

down, been trying since yesterday.

Darlene Haywood-Weaver · 2 August 2016 - 12:02
· · Safari 9.0 on iPhone

Yes having problems. Filed my taxes in time 01 April 16. Still have yet to receive my refund. Called five times, twice the system was done. Once someone messed up on their end. The other times they submitted the paperwork and it will take 30 days for a total of 60 days. Just called again today and the systems are down again. Really IRS get it together.

Joseph Accetturo · 29 July 2016 - 11:57
· · Chrome 51.0 on Windows

Extremely high call volume at 7:30 AM? I doubt it....

Silvina Martin · 15 July 2016 - 03:18
· · Safari 9.0 on iPhone

Not able to access my transcripts. Just says "technical difficulties" ref: 122. Super frustrating.

Duane Cole · 14 July 2016 - 16:06
· · Chrome 51.0 on Windows

tried 8 times to get transcript online, "technical difficulties" keeps giving me. please help. very frustrating, need for college financial aid

Jennifer Fry · 13 July 2016 - 15:51
· · Chrome 46.0 on Windows

I can't reregister keeps telling me that they can't create a account for me

Standupfortruth Maldonado Bautista · 29 June 2016 - 15:33
· · Firefox 47.0 on Windows

So very time consuming and frustrating. Trying to check refund status. Was a glich with our taxes due to an identity verification (accountant put old address on our tax form and caused a nightmare for us). Its been more than 2 months and we finally spoke with someone who could help us. Now, we are just waiting to see the outcome of the reprocessing of our return but phones tied up and everything takes hours and hours to do because you keep starting over, changing browsers and thinking the next time it's going to let you in or give you some information.

Kim Bernal · 27 June 2016 - 21:11
· · Internet Explorer 11.0 on Windows

For 5 days now when I try to apply for an online agreement, it tells me "technical difficulties, try again later"

Ashley Nicole Creed · 23 June 2016 - 22:24
· · Chrome 51.0 on Windows

Trying to log in to my account and it just keeps getting stuck at the verification page! It's been doing this for a week now!

Jennie Johannesen · 17 June 2016 - 00:58
· · Safari 9.1.1 on Mac

trying to request a tax return transcript. Keep getting logged out for "security reasons."

Mary Johnson Eppley · 2 June 2016 - 01:10
· · Firefox 47.0 on Mac

trying to pay online, but whenever I press "make payment" nothing happens!!!

Terri Violetta · 25 May 2016 - 21:01
· · Firefox 46.0 on Windows

Been down all day. Not sure how they expect people to pay their taxes if no one can get into long-established accounts. Can't get through on the phone, either. Been on hold on and off for four hours. You read that right. Four HOURS.

David Gross · 22 May 2016 - 20:02
· · Safari 9.1 on Mac direct pay is terribly slow. It's hard to tell if it is responding at all when I click "confirm" to make a payment. Cursed be congress for taking all your funding.

Andrea Lynn Westra · 18 May 2016 - 23:45
· · Chrome 50.0 on Windows

I have been trying to set up an online payment agreement for over a month now- same deal as most everyone else on here.

Harlen Compton · 18 May 2016 - 21:12
· · Chrome 49.0 on Android

Same here, can't file 990-N due to "technical difficulty". Sometimes I get to account creation and just get a "couldn't create your account" message with no details and forms are messed up after that, have to start over. Trying for a week now, four browsers on five different devices on three different operating systems from four different networks, same result.

No paper form available for 990-n, so I'm stuck.

Meg Meltz · 18 May 2016 - 17:12
· · Firefox 46.0 on Windows

I'm trying to file a 990-N for a non profit but I cannot login. I get "technical difficulty". I've been trying for 4 days now.

Karla Fales · 17 May 2016 - 20:58
· · Firefox 46.0 on Windows

"technical issues" with online payment system ... all day yesterday and today

Brooks Powell · 17 May 2016 - 18:17
· · Chrome 50.0 on Chrome OS

Can't apply for EIN. Link is there but goes to blank page. Pretty rediculous....

Joey Snakes · 17 May 2016 - 17:08
· · Firefox 45.0 on Windows

surely, it hasn't been an issue the past year abd a half

Joey Snakes · 17 May 2016 - 17:07
· · Firefox 45.0 on Windows

Link for EIN application does not lead to application

Cassie Smith Myers · 17 May 2016 - 16:39
· · Chrome 50.0 on Windows

Tried to apply for an EIN last night and kept getting a technicall issue page. The EIN page is now blank except for the footer of links at the bottom.

Lukas Göttke · 17 May 2016 - 16:13
· · Safari 9.0 on iPhone

EIN application is confirmed to be down since yesterday, yesterday it was treachable but broken. Today it has been taken down entirely. Gotta thank congress for reducing the IRS funding the pat few years.

Amanda Walter · 17 May 2016 - 15:46
· · Chrome 50.0 on Android

How long if at all did they say before it is back up?! Has anyone on here talked to someone in person... I did at 745 this morning and they said they couldn't give any information on anything either since their systems are down. What's going on IRS?!

Patricia Zvara · 17 May 2016 - 15:42
· · Chrome 50.0 on Windows

IRS Where'e my refund tool has been down since sometime yesterday here as well. I filed April 17th, ID Verified online May 9th, and I am still waiting for an update. I was hopeful that since the system updated, I maybe would have been provided a DD date. I guess now I have to wait until the IRS decides to fix whatever is wrong with their system. Also, the automated service at 800-829-1040 is down as well!! SOOOO frustrating when you need the money you are waiting for!!!!!

Jennys Mbs Organix Wilson · 17 May 2016 - 14:58
· · Safari 9.0.3 on Mac

its been down since yesterday

Russell Parsons · 17 May 2016 - 13:22
· · Internet Explorer 11.0 on Windows

EIN online service down since yesterday

Robin Bartlett Woods · 17 May 2016 - 12:44
· · Chrome 50.0 on Mac

Where's my refund site is still down and has been since yesterday.

Heather Dalgleish · 17 May 2016 - 12:37
· · Internet Explorer 11.0 on Windows

Trying to apply for ein but can't proceed past Authenticate page. I have been trying the last four hours.

Jessica Rizo · 17 May 2016 - 05:28
· · Safari 600.1.4 on iPhone

Can't transfer tax info to FASFA.

Robin McRath · 17 May 2016 - 02:20
· · Chrome 50.0 on Windows

Unable to make a scheduled payment. Site states technical difficulty. You want my money? Fix your site.

Shikha Bhatnagar · 17 May 2016 - 02:18
· · Chrome 50.0 on Windows

The EIN application site seems to be down!

Jo Ru · 17 May 2016 - 01:36
· · Safari 5.1 on iPad

Have been getting error 110 for last six hours!!!

Stephen Rosen · 17 May 2016 - 00:54
· · Chrome 50.0 on Windows

cannot process request for EIN the entire day

Mark Strange · 17 May 2016 - 00:52
· · Chrome 46.0 on Windows

trying to import tax documents into fafsa and also attempted to get them by mail but getting error 110 technical issues.

Kimberly Buschman · 17 May 2016 - 00:23
· · Chrome 50.0 on Android

Tried a dozen times over an hour with no success in getting my e-file pin number.

Jay Escobar · 17 May 2016 - 00:02
· · Chrome 50.0 on Windows

Trying to use IRS Data Retrieval Tool but I also keep getting error 110. Frustrating.

Megan Dotson · 16 May 2016 - 23:36
· · Safari 601.1.46 on iPhone

I cannot use the IRS Data retrieval tool or request a tax transcript. I keep getting error code 110

Kay Smith · 16 May 2016 - 22:43
· · Chrome 50.0 on Windows

Can't apply for an EIN. Gets stuck in the authentication phase, and then returns you to the home page.

Debi Lang · 16 May 2016 - 21:06
· · Safari 9.1 on Mac

Now the site will send me the email with the new code to re-register, but once I go through a complete the process and hit submit, the site kicks me off "closes browser for security reasons".

Hotaru Tomoe · 16 May 2016 - 20:45
· · Firefox 46.0 on Windows

The "where's my...." tools are not working. Today is the very first iv'e tried for an amended because I didn't know they had one for it. I figured I would give it a try since the regular return tool hasnt changed since Febuary. Is the website just overloaded today? it's not supposed to be undergoing maintenance at 4pm in the afternoon.

Debi Lang · 16 May 2016 - 20:16
· · Safari 9.1 on Mac

Website continues to show "For security reasons, we've logged you out. Please close your browser and login or register again" clearing cache doesn't help. Changing browsers does not help. I've asked people in other parts of the country do log on. Same thing. The website is messed up.

Debi Lang · 16 May 2016 - 19:59
· · Safari 9.1 on Mac

Everytime we have tried to submit the 990-N we have the same issue. Unable to submit it because the system is down. Nice.Today is the deadline.

Keri Reed · 13 May 2016 - 10:06
· · Firefox 46.0 on Windows

Just wanted to be added to the list...attempting to access the form 990-n for non-prof. Technical difficulties... looks like my form will be late? I'm all done trying for awhile. I've tried 13 times in the last 2 days...Now I'm having technical difficulties...My system(brain) is down!

Fred Jelinek · 9 May 2016 - 20:32
· · Firefox 46.0 on Windows

Fred Jelinek · 3 days 21 hours ago
· · Firefox 45.0 on Windows

At when I put in the emailed code they sent during form 900 registration process, I get the below error...all day. Fix it.
Fred Jelinek · 3 days 21 hours ago
· · Firefox 45.0 on Windows

Can't file 900 form as it keeps giving "A technical problem has occurred. Please try your request again later. " every time I enter the sent code. Have tried different browsers and no joy


Beth Jones · 6 May 2016 - 18:28
· · Chrome 38.0 on Mac

I have been trying to make a payment on my installment plan for two days now at all different hours ofthe day (and night). I keep getting this message: "Direct Pay - We are experiencing technical difficulties. If you click the back button and select continue again, that may resolve the issue. Otherwise, please try again later. Note: if you are trying to look up the status of a Form 4868 Extension Payment, those are unavailable at this time. We are working to address the issue as quickly as possible." Clicking on the back button does nothing to help. I'm just trying to make a payment!

Fred Jelinek · 5 May 2016 - 23:25
· · Firefox 45.0 on Windows

At when I put in the emailed code they sent during form 900 registration process, I get the below error...all day. Fix it.

Fred Jelinek · 5 May 2016 - 23:22
· · Firefox 45.0 on Windows

Can't file 900 form as it keeps giving "A technical problem has occurred. Please try your request again later. " every time I enter the sent code. Have tried different browsers and no joy

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· · Chrome 50.0 on Windows

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Justin Doug · 29 April 2016 - 18:32
· · Chrome 50.0 on Windows

trying to fill out the annual e post card for a small non-profit organization. I got error message 3000. I tried it in three browsers. In Google Chrome, it claimed I had already filed it. I have not, and a phone representative confirmed that I have not filed.

Jadah Carroll · 21 April 2016 - 19:18
· · Firefox 45.0 on Windows

irs direct pay id verify system is not working.

Sherry Kessler · 21 April 2016 - 01:19
· · Opera Next 36.0.2130.65 on Windows

I was able to file our 990 for our non profit through Google Chrome. I had no issues so maybe you all can try Chrome - if your not already. Just wanted to pass that on. Good luck everyone.

Heather Richard · 19 April 2016 - 19:22
· · Firefox 45.0 on Windows

Trying to access payment installation agreement....still getting technical error. Any fixes knows at this time?

Olga Longan · 19 April 2016 - 19:20
· · Internet Explorer 11.0 on Windows

Issues trying to get back to the installments site. I was almost completely registered with my secret questions this morning and then it gave me a technical issues screen and to try back later. Now I try to login, it doesn't recognize the username. I try to reregister and it says that the email is in the system. I try to recover my ID and I never get an email back. SO FRUSTRATED!!!

Erica Jean Thompson · 19 April 2016 - 06:59
· · Chrome 49.0 on Windows

I keep receiving Technical Difficulty when trying to set up a payment plan.

Lawrence Yettner · 19 April 2016 - 03:20
· · Safari 9.0 on iPhone

Trying to at up a payment plan the automated system is not sending a code to my email

Oxana Oxy · 18 April 2016 - 22:06
· · Firefox 45.0 on Windows

Same problem... Getting "technical difficulty" notice for a 5th day

Jessica Ricci · 18 April 2016 - 17:20
· · Firefox 45.0 on Mac

ONLINE installment payment options DOWN

Tracey Henry · 16 April 2016 - 22:03
· · Internet Explorer 11.0 on Windows

I am trying to setup a payment plan online and I keep getting a technical difficulty notice

Kristi Robles · 16 April 2016 - 18:45
· · Firefox 45.0 on Windows

I have not been able to login all week. The site keeps telling me, "A technical problem has occurred. Please try your request again later." Um, really? DAYS????

Sherry Kessler · 16 April 2016 - 01:43
· · Opera Next 36.0.2130.65 on Windows

Why change something that was not broke. Loved Urban, never had any problems filing our non profit 990 - I get the email with the code, put in the code and get "technical difficulties - try again later" .... how much later????? I have been trying but no luck. Come on - please get it working.

Patrick J. Fox · 16 April 2016 - 01:01
· · Chrome 49.0 on Windows

Attempting to set up payment plan..... Error code keeps showing up like a bad headache. Not good. Any suggestions?

Cherise Parker · 15 April 2016 - 17:09
· · Chrome 49.0 on Chrome OS

Can't even log in, doesn't send email to reset login.....why?!!!!!

Dan Kittredge · 15 April 2016 - 02:14
· · Firefox 45.0 on Windows

Getting error now - multip[le attempts:

A technical problem has occurred. Please try your request again later

Cathy Leach · 8 April 2016 - 15:58
· · Firefox 45.0 on Windows

Not able to log-in to my Online Payment Agreement. I keep getting the following error message:

"A technical problem has occurred. Please try your request again later."

BiggShun Curry · 31 March 2016 - 16:12
· · Chrome 49.0 on Android

get an error message when I log in

Summer Burton · 31 March 2016 - 15:59
· · Chrome 49.0 on Windows

Called twice this morning. It's down. I can't get any information on anything it's been a month now.

Dana Patrick · 31 March 2016 - 15:44
· · Safari 9.0.3 on Mac

Been trying to access data via tools since 7am PT. I called and they confirmed that their systems are down.

Alexxa Layton · 31 March 2016 - 12:48
· · Android Browser 4.0 on Android

Said system is down

Doug Hanson · 31 March 2016 - 12:20
· · Chrome 47.0 on Android

Called 30 minutes ago. Said computers are down. Can't answer any account questions.

Just Dahl · 30 March 2016 - 19:00
· · Chrome 49.0 on Mac

when i log in I get an ERROR code.

Shiffy Elman · 20 March 2016 - 06:22
· · Chrome 48.0 on Mac

Trying to get my electronic PIN number and it has been down for a half hour at this point.

Tom Edwards · 18 March 2016 - 15:32
· · Internet Explorer 9.0 on Windows

Been trying for file 990-N for several days and get thru registration only to recieve a Error Code 9905. A techinical problem has occured. Please try again later. Anyone have any info on this ?

John Gebhardt · 16 March 2016 - 22:33
· · Internet Explorer 11.0 on Windows

have been trying to set up a login for a non profit for the last two days so I can file the 990 N -- I get through most of the set up then go to continue and it comes up error - with 4 numbers and says close my browser.

Glenn Gano · 13 March 2016 - 14:56
· · Chrome 48.0 on Windows

i'm trying to make anistallment payment but it wont let me pick the tax year

Kathleen Ruiz · 11 March 2016 - 13:37
· · BlackBerry Browser on BlackBerry

March 10, 2016 have been trying to access Wheres My Refund and I keep getting message saying site nit available due to too many redirects. I have not had issues earlier this month. I tried Google, Bing etc and get same message. This is on my cell phone. Never had issues before.

Tina Henderson · 11 March 2016 - 01:18
· · Chrome 48.0 on Windows

The link for checking your refund status does not work...

Karen Christianson · 10 March 2016 - 20:24
· · Firefox 39.0 on Windows

I have been trying to set up a payment plan online. Complete nightmare. After I get my conf #, i go back to "submit" and it take me to a "null pointer" server error, Apache blah blah blah.....I have used up two email addresses and then when I go back to retrieve the UserID that i was never allowed to set it says an email was sent to me with my user email ever arrives. So, we sit here and try to make payments with the threat of penalties if we don't respond in time. It seems they aren't making it easy for us to make payment arrangements. GRRRRRR

MsLatasha Self Made Shaw · 10 March 2016 - 03:35
· · Chrome 47.0 on Android

Been saying the same thing for over 3 weeks now tax topic 152 just bull shit

Danielle Nicole Smotherman · 8 March 2016 - 14:04
· · Chrome 48.0 on Windows

bars disappeared and now says that my return date will show when available

Tonya York · 27 February 2016 - 17:25
· · Chrome 48.0 on Android

I files my taxes on the 5th of feb and I still have not seems not even a date as to when i will get my money. I am frustrated cause it said no later than 21 days but it's past that now

Chasing Freedom · 22 February 2016 - 20:11
· · Chrome 38.0 on Android

Has anyone received there refund that filed February 5th. Ive heard they are loosing returns and im growing concerned

Desiree Stott · 22 February 2016 - 18:49
· · Firefox 44.0 on Windows

I have been trying to set up a payment arangement via website and phone for weeks and have not been able to do so. Does anyone know if there is a different phone number to call to see if they have now put a lein on my taxes due to lack of payment?

Latrasha Timmons · 18 February 2016 - 15:34
· · Chrome 48.0 on Android

I filed on Feb 02 the website is saying that return received and the bars haven't moved I call the IRS and they told me they couldn't discuss anything about my refund until it has been 21 days anyone else having this issue?

Gregory Truelyblessed Wright · 17 February 2016 - 19:36
· · Safari 9.0 on iPhone

I can't see my tax info on where's my refund it says information about your tax can't be provided right now. Is anyone else experiencing this?

Jeremy Fair · 17 February 2016 - 17:07
· · Firefox 44.0 on Windows

For weeks I have not been able to get into the site, or the phone tree to set up a payment agreement. Anyone eles seeing this?

Yolanza Chambers · 16 February 2016 - 21:25
· · Internet Explorer 11.0 on Windows

Wow thought I was the only one getting that "we cannot provide any information right now".

Danny DeWig · 16 February 2016 - 19:24
· · Chrome 34.0 on Android

Just spoke with rep at Taxpayer Protection...was told there was still "technical difficulties" after spending 6 hours trying to get through...

Clare Risky · 16 February 2016 - 15:45
· · Chrome 48.0 on Android

Just tried to file fed return and system is down. But I was told they are working on it. It is run by the government, so what do you expect.

Jermaine-Beaulah Tamboer · 16 February 2016 - 15:32
· · Internet Explorer 11.0 on Windows

According to rep the irs system is still down. told me o call bakc later or tomorrow

Renita Michelle · 16 February 2016 - 15:29
· · Chrome 47.0 on Android

I filed January 23, and I have not received my refund. I spoke to someone last Friday, and was told that there was a problem with my taxes, and I would receive a letter explaining. I have not received a refund, or the letter, however people who have filed other people's children, and false returns received their money.

Roosevelt Fortenberry · 16 February 2016 - 14:50
· · Chrome 38.0 on Android

Why the lady answering the phone say the system is down but may take my information down and someone will call within 30 days. So u mean to tell me you are paying someone to say that. No wonder the system down

Donna Gibson Roehr · 16 February 2016 - 14:07
· · Chrome 48.0 on Windows

Finally contacted someone today 02/16/16 and was told the system is down to call back.................REALLY? Filed on the 21st accepted on the 22nd and still now refund.

Sharron VonKrusze · 15 February 2016 - 03:21
· · Chrome 48.0 on Android

I got tax topic 151 it's been like that for a week and half I was able to order transcripts but still get same message is that a bad sign

Nicole Edman · 14 February 2016 - 23:37
· · Internet Explorer 11.0 on Windows

Has anyone that filed on January 23rd received their tax refund yet?

Ronnie Steven Lewis · 14 February 2016 - 02:11
· · Chrome 46.0 on Windows

i thought i was the only one going through this site down technical diffuculties with irs get pi pin retrieval site. its been over a week of trying to get it and its still down. i dont want a replacement pi pin it will delay your refund up to 4-6 week longer. and this is your only option if you cant retrieve your original pi pin.

Nicole Edman · 13 February 2016 - 21:10
· · Internet Explorer 11.0 on Windows

supposed to have received my refund by today and it still says processing with no bars. I love how if we owe them money they want it now. But god forbid if they owe us its whenever they get t it.

Canonly Beone Me'Ashley · 12 February 2016 - 01:33
· · Chrome 48.0 on Android

It say its still processing and refund date will be provided what that mean its been saying that with no bars

Cory Gonzalis · 11 February 2016 - 22:28
· · Chrome 47.0 on Android

Transcript page is not available as of now. I've tried twice now. It seems like everything has been messing up with the IRS since opening day.

Nemiah Krishorn Thomas · 11 February 2016 - 08:43
· · Safari 7.0 on iPhone

I filed on the 29th of Jan. and it got accepted that next day. It's been processed and approved and it says that my refund will be mailed by the 12th. So far it's been smooth but the site is down and I can't access anything. If it's not here by Friday I am going to need the irs reimburse me for my worries. The systems work just fine when they audit people but somehow always crashing when it's time to pay up. It's is a joke. Fire everyone.

Dat'Gyrl Flossy · 10 February 2016 - 18:49
· · Chrome 48.0 on Windows

Soooooo if we are LATE filing our taxes, we get's been almost a month and I should have already had my return sent back to me. DOES THE IRS PLAN TO CREDIT ME FOR THEIR TARDINESS??????? This is absurd!!! The IRS only has to worry about a MASS OF TAXES COMING IN ONCE A YEAR, how can you NOT be prepard for getting our returns o us on time??? Any countries anyone could suggest where we don't have to do taxes and worry about this crap???

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