IRS: My phone number doesnt work to get my activation code
A IRS customer review by GetHuman user GetHuman-marquitt from December 7th, 2017
Background on GetHuman-marquitt's case
GetHuman: GetHuman-marquitt - can you tell our other IRS customers when your case took place?
GetHuman-marquitt: Yes. It was late at night, on December 2nd.
GetHuman: Did you reach out to IRS, and if so, how?
GetHuman: And which of these common IRS customer issues best describes the reason you wanted to talk to them?
(Shows GetHuman-marquitt a list of common IRS problems)
GetHuman-marquitt: "Payments" was why I was trying to call.
GetHuman-marquitt's review of IRS customer service
GetHuman: So how would you sum up your experience for GetHuman's IRS customer community? We'll censor any IDs, numbers, or codes and any inappropriate words here out of respect to the millions of other customers using this resource.
GetHuman-marquitt: My phone number doesnt work to get my activation code
GetHuman: Can you tell the rest of us a bit more from what happened on 12/02/17?
GetHuman-marquitt: They say the phone number has to be in your name to get the activation code to get your IP pin and I have that and they say my number is not valid
GetHuman: Let's quantify your experience contacting IRS. On a scale of 1 to 5, how easy is it go get help on a IRS problem?
GetHuman-marquitt: I'd give them a three out of five for ease of finding your way to help.
GetHuman: What about quality of communication. How would you rate that on a 1 to 5 scale?
GetHuman-marquitt: I'd give them a two out of five on communication.
GetHuman: And what about IRS's ability to quickly and effectively address your problem?
GetHuman-marquitt: For that I would say three out of five.
GetHuman: And finally- any advice for other IRS customers?
GetHuman-marquitt: Call them early in the day or late. Don't forget any personal or account information you might need for IRS to know who you are.
GetHuman: Well there you have it. Some useful feedback and words from GetHuman-marquitt taken from his IRS customer service problem that occurred on December 2nd, 2017.