Letter 5903: IRS Extends e-Services Hours Through Jan. 31

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According to a recent e-Services bulletin from the IRS, extended e-Services hours will be available through Jan. 31 in order to revalidate your identity.

If you received a Letter 5903 from the IRS, you must revalidate your identity in order to continue accessing your IRS e-Services account. You may revalidate your account online or by telephone. Access this link for more details.

The extended hours of service for e-Services are:

  • Monday through Friday: 6:30 a.m. – 8 p.m. CT
  • Saturday: 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. CT

The IRS reminds letter recipients that failure to take any action will result in the suspension of your e-Services account.