DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) — Have questions about your stimulus check? The IRS says you can now call.
The IRS announced this week it is “starting to add 3,500 telephone representatives to answer some of the most common questions about economic impact payments.”READ MORE: Amid Fight Over Redistricting, Texas Legislature's 3rd Special Session Ends With Passage Of Bipartisan Bills
Those with questions can call the stimulus check hotline at 1-800-919-9835.
The IRS said most questions are available on the automated message for people who call but added that those who need additional assistance at the conclusion of the message will have the option of talking to a representative.READ MORE: Shooting And Flipped Vehicle Results In Section Of LBJ Freeway In Balch Springs Shut Down For Hours
However, when the CBS 11 I-Team called multiple times on Tuesday, no one was able to reach an actual person.
After making it through a series of automated messages, the call looped back to the beginning of the recording. Attempts to enter “0” to reach an operator resulted in the call being disconnected.MORE NEWS: Suspect Charged In Connection With Gas Explosion At Dallas Apartment Complex
While about 130 million Americans have received their stimulus payment, the frustrations have grown for the millions still waiting.