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How to do taxes Publication 938 - Main Content Table of Contents Who May Request Information How To Request Information Who May Request Information The persons listed below, or their agent or representative, should follow the procedures in this publication to request tax information from the representative of the REMIC or the issuer of the CDO. How to do taxes Any broker who holds a REMIC regular interest or CDO for itself or as a nominee for an actual holder. How to do taxes A middleman who holds a REMIC regular interest or CDO as a nominee for an actual holder and who is required to file an information return with respect to the regular interest or CDO. How to do taxes The following persons, if they hold their REMIC regular interest or CDO directly and not through a nominee. How to do taxes A corporation. How to do taxes A fiscal year taxpayer. How to do taxes A dealer in securities or commodities required to register as such under the laws of the United States or a state. How to do taxes A real estate investment trust (as defined in section 856). How to do taxes An entity registered at all times during the tax year under the Investment Company Act of 1940. How to do taxes A common trust fund (as defined in section 584(a)). How to do taxes A financial institution such as a mutual savings bank, savings and loan association, building and loan association, cooperative bank, homestead association, credit union, industrial loan association or bank, or other similar organization. How to do taxes Any trust that is exempt from tax under section 664(c) (a charitable remainder annuity trust or a charitable remainder unitrust). How to do taxes A REMIC. How to do taxes Note. How to do taxes A person listed in (3) above who holds an interest through a nominee (instead of directly from the REMIC or the issuer of the CDO) should request the information from the nominee instead of from the REMIC or the issuer of the CDO. How to do taxes The request should be made of the nominee in the same manner as specified below for requesting information from the representative. How to do taxes How To Request Information Use the directory to find the representative of the REMIC or issuer of the CDO. How to do taxes You can request information from the representative or issuer by telephone or mail. How to do taxes If only an address is listed in the directory, you must request the information in writing. How to do taxes Your request must specify the calendar quarters and the classes of REMIC regular interests or CDOs for which you need the information. How to do taxes The representative or issuer must provide the information to you by the later of: The 30th day after the close of the calendar quarter for which you request the information, or The 14th day after the receipt of your request. How to do taxes The representative or issuer can provide the information to you by telephone, by written statement sent by first class mail, by printing the information in a publication that is generally read by and available to persons who may request the information (for example, a webpage), or by any other method agreed to by both parties. How to do taxes If the information is published, the representative or issuer must notify you by telephone or in writing of the publication in which the information will appear, the date of its appearance, and, if possible, the page number. How to do taxes Prev  Up  Next   Home   More Online Publications
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How Do You Report Suspected Tax Fraud Activity?

If You…

Then

And

… suspect or know of an individual or a business that is not complying with the tax laws on issues such as

  • False Exemptions or Deductions
  • Kickbacks
  • False/Altered Document
  • Failure to Pay Tax
  • Unreported Income
  • Organized Crime
  • Failure to Withhold
Use Form 3949-A,
Information Referral

CAUTION: Do NOT use Form 3949-A to report the  issues below

Print the form and mail to:

  • Internal Revenue Service
  • Fresno, CA 93888

 

or, order the form by mail or by calling the Tax Fraud Hotline recording at 1-800-829-0433. Note: we don't accept alleged tax law violation referrals over the phone.

 

You may also send a letter to the address above instead of using Form 3949-A. Please include as much information as possible, such as these important points: 

  1. Name and Address of person or business you are reporting
  2. The individual’s social security number or the business’ employer identification number
  3. A brief description of the alleged violation(s), including how you became aware or obtained information about  the violation(s)
  4. The years involved
  5. The estimated dollar amount of any unreported income
  6. Your name, address and telephone number*

 

*Although you are not required to identify yourself, it is helpful to do so. Your identity will be kept confidential.

…suspect someone stole your identity and used your SSN for employment purposes or could use your SSN to file a tax return

Use Form 14039*

 

*Spanish version: Form 14039SP

Complete the form online, print it and mail or fax to the appropriate office using the options listed on page 2 of the form. Include photocopies of at least one of the documents listed on the form to verify your identity.  For additional information, refer to the Taxpayer Guide to Identity Theft

…suspect fraudulent activity or an abusive tax scheme by a tax return preparer or tax preparation company

Use Form 14157**

 

**Form 14157-A (see below) may also be required

You may complete the form online, print it and mail it to the IRS address on the form.

 

…suspect  a tax return preparer filed a return or altered your return without your consent and you are seeking a change to your account

Use  Form 14157

AND

Form 14157-A

Send BOTH forms (Form 14157 and Form 14157-A) to the address shown in the Instructions for Form 14157-A.

…suspect an abusive tax promotion or promoter

Use Form 14242

The form can be mailed or faxed to the IRS address or fax number on the form.

…suspect misconduct or wrongdoing by an exempt organization or employee plan

Use Form 13909

Mail it to the address provided on the form.

…have information and want to claim a reward

Use Form 211

Mail it to the address in the Instructions for the form.

…suspect you received or are aware of fraudulent IRS

e-mails and websites

Please let us know! See our Phishing web page.

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