Internal Revenue Service (U.S. Taxes)

 IRS Change to the Individual Taxpayer Identification Number (ITIN) Program

U.S. citizens and resident aliens generally must file income tax returns, whether they live in the U.S. or abroad.  Unfortunately, the Embassy cannot offer any tax advice. The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) provides tax assistance through their regional office located at the U.S. Consulate in Frankfurt, Germany.

Telephone:  (49 69) 7535 3834/3823
Fax:  (49 69) 7535 3803
8:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Monday – Friday
Closed U.S. & German holidays
e-mail:  IRS Frankfurt Mailbox

Walk-In Visitors:
U.S. Consulate
Giessener Str. 30
Frankfurt am Main
8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Monday – Friday
Closed U.S. & German holidays and last Thursday of each month.

Correspondence:
U.S. Consulate Internal Revenue Service
Giessener Str. 30
60435 Frankfurt am Main
Germany

Tax assistance can also be obtained by contacting the large International Customer Service Site in Philadelphia.
Telephone:  (215) 516 2000 (not toll free)
Fax:  (215) 516 2555
6:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. EST Monday – Friday
Closed U.S. holidays