We have had many people asking what certain tax topics mean. Here is a Full list of all the IRS Tax Topics taxpayers may see on the Where’s my Refund? app or tool. Please find your topic listed below and follow the link to the IRS website for more information. These Tax Topics contain general individual and business tax information.

IRS Help AvailableTopic 100
IRS Services – Volunteer Tax Assistance, Outreach Programs, and Identity TheftTopic 101
Tax Assistance for Individuals with DisabilitiesTopic 102
Tax Help for Small Businesses and the Self-EmployedTopic 103
Taxpayer Advocate Service – Your Voice at the IRSTopic 104
Armed Forces Tax InformationTopic 105
Tax Relief in Disaster SituationsTopic 107
IRS ProceduresTopic 150
Your Appeal RightsTopic 151
Refund InformationTopic 152
What to Do if You Haven’t Filed Your Tax ReturnTopic 153
Form W-2 and Form 1099-R (What to Do if Incorrect or Not Received)Topic 154
Forms and Publications – How to OrderTopic 155
Copy or Transcript of Your Tax Return – How to Get OneTopic 156
Change Your Address – How to Notify the IRSTopic 157
Paying Your Taxes and Ensuring Proper Credit of PaymentsTopic 158
How to Get a Transcript or Copy of Form W-2Topic 159
Returning an Erroneous Refund – Paper Check or Direct DepositTopic 161
CollectionTopic 200
The Collection ProcessTopic 201
Tax Payment OptionsTopic 202
Refund Offsets for Unpaid Child Support, Certain Federal and State Debts, and Unemployment Compensation DebtsTopic 203
Offers In CompromiseTopic 204
Innocent Spouse Relief (Including Separation of Liability and Equitable Relief)Topic 205
Dishonored PaymentsTopic 206
Alternative Filing MethodsTopic 250
Substitute Tax FormsTopic 253
How to Choose a Tax Return PreparerTopic 254
Signing Your Return ElectronicallyTopic 255
General InformationTopic 300
When, How, and Where to FileTopic 301
Checklist of Common Errors When Preparing Your Tax ReturnTopic 303
Extensions of Time to File Your Tax ReturnTopic 304
RecordkeepingTopic 305
Penalty for Underpayment of Estimated TaxTopic 306
Backup WithholdingTopic 307
Amended ReturnsTopic 308
Roth IRA ContributionsTopic 309
Coverdell Education Savings AccountsTopic 310
Power of Attorney InformationTopic 311
Disclosure AuthorizationsTopic 312
Qualified Tuition Programs (QTPs)Topic 313
Which Forms to FileTopic 350
Which Form – 1040, 1040A, or 1040EZ?Topic 352
DecedentsTopic 356
Types of IncomeTopic 400
Wages and SalariesTopic 401
Interest ReceivedTopic 403
DividendsTopic 404
Business IncomeTopic 407
Capital Gains and LossesTopic 409
Pensions and AnnuitiesTopic 410
Pensions – The General Rule and the Simplified MethodTopic 411
Lump-Sum DistributionsTopic 412
Rollovers from Retirement PlansTopic 413
Rental Income and ExpensesTopic 414
Renting Residential and Vacation PropertyTopic 415
Farming and Fishing IncomeTopic 416
Earnings for ClergyTopic 417
Unemployment CompensationTopic 418
Gambling Income and LossesTopic 419
Bartering IncomeTopic 420
Scholarships, Fellowship Grants, and Other GrantsTopic 421
Social Security and Equivalent Railroad Retirement BenefitsTopic 423
401(k) PlansTopic 424
Passive Activities – Losses and CreditsTopic 425
Stock OptionsTopic 427
Traders in Securities (Information for Form 1040 Filers)Topic 429
Receipt of Stock in a DemutualizationTopic 430
Canceled Debt – Is It Taxable or Not?Topic 431
Form 1099-A (Acquisition or Abandonment of Secured Property) and Form 1099-C (Cancellation of Debt)Topic 432
Adjustments to IncomeTopic 450
Individual Retirement Arrangements (IRAs)Topic 451
AlimonyTopic 452
Bad Debt DeductionTopic 453
Moving ExpensesTopic 455
Student Loan Interest DeductionTopic 456
Tuition and Fees DeductionTopic 457
Educator Expense DeductionTopic 458
Itemized DeductionsTopic 500
Should I Itemize?Topic 501
Medical and Dental ExpensesTopic 502
Deductible TaxesTopic 503
Home Mortgage PointsTopic 504
Interest ExpenseTopic 505
Charitable ContributionsTopic 506
Miscellaneous ExpensesTopic 508
Business Use of HomeTopic 509
Business Use of CarTopic 510
Business Travel ExpensesTopic 511
Business Entertainment ExpensesTopic 512
Work-Related Education ExpensesTopic 513
Employee Business ExpensesTopic 514
Casualty, Disaster, and Theft Losses (Including Federally Declared Disaster Areas)Topic 515
Tax ComputationTopic 550
Standard DeductionTopic 551
Tax and Credits Figured by the IRSTopic 552
Tax on a Child’s Investment and Other Unearned Income (Kiddie Tax)Topic 553
Self-Employment TaxTopic 554
Alternative Minimum TaxTopic 556
Additional Tax on Early Distributions from Traditional and Roth IRAsTopic 557
Additional Tax on Early Distributions from Retirement Plans Other Than IRAsTopic 558
Net Investment Income TaxTopic 559
Additional Medicare TaxTopic 560
Individual Shared Responsibility ProvisionTopic 561
Tax CreditsTopic 600
Earned Income CreditTopic 601
Child and Dependent Care CreditTopic 602
Adoption Credit and Adoption Assistance ProgramsTopic 607
Excess Social Security and RRTA Tax WithheldTopic 608
Retirement Savings Contributions CreditTopic 610
Repayment of the First-Time Homebuyer CreditTopic 611
The Premium Tax CreditTopic 612
IRS NoticesTopic 650
Notices – What to DoTopic 651
Notice of Underreported Income – CP-2000Topic 652
IRS Notices and Bills, Penalties, and Interest ChargesTopic 653
Understanding Your CP75 or CP75A Notice Request for Supporting DocumentationTopic 654
Basis of Assets, Depreciation, and Sale of AssetsTopic 700
Sale of Your HomeTopic 701
Basis of AssetsTopic 703
DepreciationTopic 704
Installment SalesTopic 705
Employer Tax InformationTopic 750
Social Security and Medicare Withholding RatesTopic 751
Filing Forms W-2 and W-3Topic 752
Form W-4 – Employee’s Withholding Allowance CertificateTopic 753
Employer Identification Number (EIN) – How to ApplyTopic 755
Employment Taxes for Household EmployeesTopic 756
Forms 941 and 944 – Deposit RequirementsTopic 757
Form 941 – Employer’s Quarterly Federal Tax Return and Form 944 – Employer’s Annual Federal Tax ReturnTopic 758
Form 940 – Employer’s Annual Federal Unemployment (FUTA) Tax Return – Filing and Deposit RequirementsTopic 759
Form 943 – Reporting and Deposit Requirements for Agricultural EmployersTopic 760
Tips – Withholding and ReportingTopic 761
Independent Contractor vs. EmployeeTopic 762
The Affordable Care ActTopic 763
Electronic Media Filers – 1099 Series and Related Information ReturnsTopic 800
Who Must File Information Returns ElectronicallyTopic 801
Applying to File Information Returns ElectronicallyTopic 802
Waivers and ExtensionsTopic 803
Test Files and Combined Federal and State FilingTopic 804
Tax Information for U.S. Resident Aliens and Citizens Living AbroadTopic 850
Resident and Nonresident AliensTopic 851
Foreign Tax CreditTopic 856
Individual Taxpayer Identification Number (ITIN)Topic 857
Alien Tax ClearanceTopic 858
Tax Information for Residents of Puerto RicoTopic 900
Is a Person With Income from Puerto Rico Required to File a U.S. Federal Income Tax Return?Topic 901
Credits and Deductions for Taxpayers With Puerto Rican Source Income Exempt From U.S. TaxTopic 902
U.S. Employment Tax in Puerto RicoTopic 903
Tax Assistance for Residents of Puerto RicoTopic 904

While checking Where’s my Refund? on irs.gov or the IRS2GO App have you seen any tax topics posted on your status? Share what tax topics you have seen and what you have found out.

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