1. FO Action — When A field office (FO) discovers that a beneficiary selected for
Tax Refund Offset (TRO) has died, the FO should call the name, social security number
and date of death to the Programs Branch in the regional office. The regional office
will be responsible for seeing that the information gets to the central office component
responsible for removing the name from the TRO Certification File.
The phone number for the Programs Branch is (303) 844-5717.