If you are calling in response to a notice or letter that you received, check for the appropriate telephone number in the correspondence. This may be your only way you can talk to a real person. Once you get through to a real person at the IRS, that doesn’t necessarily mean you will get the help you need.Who to call about IRS refund?
Call the FMS at 1-800-304-3107 to find out if your refund was reduced because of an offset. Call the IRS Taxpayer Advocate Service at 1-877-777-4778 (or visit www.irs.gov/advocate) if you feel your refund was reduced in error. The service is free.How to talk to a live person at the IRS?
How do you speak to a live person at the IRS? The IRS telephone number is 1-800-829-1040. The first question the automated system will ask you is to choose your language.Where is my refund telephone number?
The toll-free phone number to check your Federal refund status is 1-800-829-1954. Automatic service is available every day of the week, 24 hours per day, and you can check on your refund in either English or Spanish. Or you can call 1-800-829-4477 to reach the IRS TeleTax System and check the status of your tax refund.