The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) launched a new, web-based tool to assist taxpayers with simple balance inquiries. The new feature is one part of the IRS’ plans to build a wider platform for taxpayers to more quickly and securely access various aspects of their account information online. A rigorous identity authentication process is required for all new users of this tool.

To access the basic platform, click here. To jump directly to the account balance inquiry feature, click here.

A list of all current IRS self-service tools is available here.