IRS Letter 3173 – Third Party Contacts

The IRS has contacted third parties to help figure out what you owe.

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Type of Notice: Return accuracy

Most common tax problem area: IRS tax audits

Other tax problem areas: IRS penalties, IRS bill for unpaid taxes

Why you received IRS Letter 3173

  1. You were previously notified by the IRS that third party contacts would be made either to determine your tax liability or to collect on a tax liability.
  2. You asked the IRS to give you a list of the third parties the IRS contacted.
  3. The IRS sent Letter 3173 to provide you with the list of the third parties contacted during the IRS’ investigation.

Your options to address IRS Letter 3173

No response required

Notice deadline: N/A

If you miss the deadline: N/A

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