IRS Letter 2202 – Your Federal Income Tax Return Has Been Selected for Examination
Your return was selected for audit and the IRS auditor wishes to confirm your initial audit appointment.
Type of Notice: Return accuracy
Most common tax problem area: IRS audits
Why you received IRS Letter 2202
- The IRS selected your tax return for an audit.
- The IRS is requesting that you attend an audit appointment or call if you are unable to be there at the assigned time/date.
- During the appointment, the IRS will expect you to provide documents to support one or more items on your tax return.
Your options to address IRS Letter 2202
- Provide the requested documentation
- Dispute the taxes you owe
- Dispute the penalties
Notice deadline: 10 days
If you miss the deadline: The IRS may not allow the items in question on your tax return and will assess additional tax, penalties, and interest.
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