IRS Updates Form 211


Form 211 Application for Award for Original Information. Among many changes, some of the highlights of the updated form are shared below:

  • Rearranged the information requested into appropriate sections
  • Section headers clearly identifying and separating the information were added
  • The instructions were updated for clarity

The Whistleblower Office will continue to accept the previous version of the form for a limited time. Please begin using the new Form 211 (Rev. 07-2018) for new submissions.