6:00 pm est — The IRS has removed their Alert, all systems are reported operatinal
You may be experiencing longer than normal times of receiving acknowledgements. The IRS posted the following:
ALERT: The Modernized e-File System is experiencing intermittent issues processing service requests. The IRS is working to resolve the problem as a top priority. Please monitor this page for updates.
(Updated 4:30 p.m., Eastern on 2/22/2017)
Blog Posted 2/22/2017 5:01 PM EST