Bloomberg Tax
June 17, 2022, 5:00 AM

IRS News Release: IRS Expands Voice Bot Options for Improved Taxpayer Assistance

Voice bot options expanded to help eligible taxpayers easily verify their identity to set up or modify a payment plan while avoiding long wait times, the IRS announced. Voice bots run on software powered by artificial intelligence, which enables a caller to navigate an interactive voice response, the IRS explained. The IRS has been using voice bots on numerous toll-free lines since January, allowing taxpayers with simple payment or notice questions to get what they need quickly and avoid waiting, the IRS added. Taxpayers can always speak with an English- or Spanish-speaking IRS telephone representative if needed, the IRS noted. ...

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