Taxpayer Advocacy Panel

IRS extends deadline for 2021 Taxpayer Advocacy Panel
applications, adds new members for the 2020 panel

The IRS has extended the deadline for members of the public to apply for membership on the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel for 2021. Individuals may submit a TAP application online at www.improveirs.org through April 20, 2020.
 
Please consider this opportunity to make a difference in how the IRS delivers products and services. A video is available with information about the TAP and how volunteers can contribute to this dynamic group.
 

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TAP is a group of volunteers dedicated to helping the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) identify ways to improve customer service and satisfaction. TAP is a Federal Advisory committee established in 2002 under the authority of the U.S. Department of the Treasury.

The Taxpayer Advocacy Panel listens to taxpayers, identifies taxpayers' issues, and makes suggestions for improving IRS service and customer satisfaction.

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Taxpayer Roadmap 2019

Taxpayer Journey Roadmap

Advocate Releases EITC Special Report, Taxpayer Journey Roadmap

Former National Taxpayer Advocate Nina E. Olson today released a special report on the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC), a call to action, with recommendations designed to increase the participation rate of eligible taxpayers and reduce overclaims by ineligible taxpayers. Also, for the first time ever, the Taxpayer Advocate Service (TAS) has mapped out the modern United States tax system.

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