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Security Code Terms and Conditions

Participating carriers include AT&T, T-Mobile, Verizon Wireless, Sprint, Boost, U.S. Cellular, MetroPCS, Virgin Mobile, and Cricket.

  • Message and Data rates may apply.

  • The IRS will never ask for payment or personal information over SMS text message.

  • SMS text messages are intended to be a best effort communication and represent just one component of the IRS communication systems.

  • SMS text message notifications may be delayed or not received during regional emergencies or other periods of high messaging traffic.

  • SMS text message order delivery is not always predictable.

  • Wireless carriers are not liable for delayed or undelivered messages.

  • SMS text message notifications from the IRS will be presented on your mobile device in the same manner as any other SMS text messages.

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Security Code Privacy Policy

The IRS and participating carriers take great precautions to keep the information you share with us safe and private. We will not sell or give your personal information to marketers. You can easily stop this type of communication by texting STOP to 77958 at any time. However, if you stop this communication, you will be unable to login to your account and be unable to use this IRS service.