The IRS will automatically apply your refund against any back tax you owe. Any balance left over would be refunded. You should continue to make your regular installment tax payments as any refund is not considered to be a plan payment.
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- How do I find the status of my refund?
- I am on a payment plan with the IRS for back taxes. Will I get a tax refund when I file my tax return?
- My husband owes back child support payments to his former spouse and has been notified by the Treasury Department that he is subject to the offset program. We file jointly. How do we get the IRS to not seize my refund?
- What do I do if I can't pay the amount owed on my tax return?