On November 17, 2021, the Internal Revenue Service announced that it had launched a new and improved identity verification and sign in process. The new accounts are available on IRS.gov. The new accounts use a technology provider with the web address ID.me. These accounts include substantial improvements in the identity verification process.
IRS Commissioner Chuck Rettig stated, "Identity verification is critical to protect taxpayers and their information. The IRS has been working hard to make improvements in this area and this new verification process is designed to make IRS online...More