IRS Letter 3500 – Interim Letter
The IRS received the documents you sent in and the IRS needs additional time to review them.
Type of Notice: Return accuracy
Likely next step: Handle an IRS tax audit
Why you received IRS Letter 3500
- You were notified that your tax return was being audited.
- You sent the auditor documents to back up the information on the tax return.
- The IRS sent Letter 3500 to notify you that it received your documents, but the IRS needs additional time to review them.
Notice deadline: N/A
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