IRS e-Services ShutdownIRS to Shut Down e-Services
from August 17 to August 21
August 5, 2017 - The IRS has announced a planned outage of all e-Services tools from 6 p.m. Thursday, August 17 through 6 a.m. Monday August 21. During this period, users will be unable to access the Transcript Delivery System (TDS) and Secure Object Repository (SOR), Registration and TIN Matching.
All applications also will be offline until August 22.
Affordable Care Act Information Return (AIR) filers may resume submission of applications for Transmitter Control Codes starting on August 22. The application process for AIR users has been offline since July because of the e-Services platform transition.
Also on August 21, a redesigned landing page for e-Services will launch with a new look and feel.
The scheduled outage will allow the IRS to complete the transition of e-Services to a new platform that will improve the look and feel of applications and complete a multi-year technological upgrade. the IRS will also perform testing during that four-day period.
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