Have questions regarding the IRS or your taxes? Click here to use the IRS Interactive Tax Assistant! The Interactive Tax Assistant (ITA) is a tool that provides answers to a number of tax law questions. It can determine if a type of income is taxable, if you’re eligible to claim certain credits, and if you can deduct expenses on your tax return.

It also provides answers for general questions, such as determining your filing status, if you can claim dependents, if you have to file a tax return, etc.

If you’re an individual taxpayer, you can use this tool to view:

  • Your payoff amount, updated for the current calendar day
  • The balance for each tax year for which you owe
  • Up to 18 months of your payment history
  • Key information from your current tax year return as originally filed.