More Tax Help and Outreach

Below are additional resources to help tax practitioners and individual tax preparers navigate through the intricate tax laws that affect the LGBT community.

Tax Blogs


LGBT Tax Listserv

The National LGBT Bar Association has assembled a listserv of experienced tax professionals working together to clarify complex LGBT tax law issues. To join the LGBT Bar’s listserv, email us at info@lgbtbar.org.


Help from the IRS

If you receive a notice from the IRS involving a same-sex tax issue, it may take time and effort to resolve. Be aware that many letters are generated automatically and that you may easily resolve the issue by calling the IRS or responding with a letter. More complicated matters may require assistance from a tax preparer, and the IRS also offers help selecting one. Read “Tactics for Getting the IRS on the Phone” for additional advice on how to reach the IRS.

The Taxpayer Advocate Service, an independent organization within the IRS, may also help resolve your tax problem. You may reach the Taxpayer Advocate Service at (877) 777-4778. Lastly, you may also contact your U.S. Senator’s office where staff familiar with resolving IRS issues are available.

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