Q) How can I correct the spelling of my name with the IRS?
A) Enter the correct information on your tax return.
- The name on the refund check is spelled the way it appears on your tax return.
- You can also call the IRS toll-free at 800-829-1040 to correct the spelling of your name over the phone.
Note: Your name on any refund check you may receive will be spelled the way it appears on your tax return.