How To Get Forms and Publications

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How To Get Forms and Publications

Internet. You can access the IRS website 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, at IRS.gov to:
  • Download forms, including talking tax forms, instructions, and publications;

  • Order IRS products online;

  • Research your tax questions online;

  • Search publications online by topic or keyword; and

  • Sign up to receive local and national tax news by email.

DVD for tax products. You can order Pub. 1796, IRS Tax Products DVD, and obtain:
  • Current-year forms, instructions, and publications.

  • Prior-year forms, instructions, and publications.

  • Tax Map: an electronic research tool and finding aid.

  • Tax Law frequently asked questions.

  • Tax Topics from the IRS telephone response system.

  • Internal Revenue Code - Title 26 of the U.S. Code.

  • Links to other Internet-based tax research materials.

  • Fill-in, print, and save features for most tax forms.

  • Internal Revenue Bulletins.

  • Toll-free and email technical support.

The DVD is released twice during the year. The first release will ship the beginning of January 2013. The final release will ship the beginning of March 2013.

Purchase the DVD from National Technical Information Service at www.irs.gov/cdorders for $30 (no handling fee) or call 1-877-233-6767 toll free to buy the DVD for $30 (plus a $6 handling fee).

By phone and in person. You can order forms and publications by calling 1-800-TAX-FORM (1-800-829-3676). You can also get most forms and publications at your local IRS office.