IRS Letter 693 – Reply to Request for Reconsideration of Assessment
Letter 693 notifies you of the IRS response to your request for abatement of penalties and/or taxes assessed.
Type of Notice: Return accuracy
Most common issue: Amended tax returns
Also see: IRS bill for unpaid taxes
Why you received IRS Letter 693
- You filed a tax return.
- You amended that tax return or filed Form 843, Claim for Refund and Request for Abatement.
- The IRS sent Letter 693 to notify you of the IRS’ response to your request. The notice will specify if taxes and/or penalties were abated in whole or in part, or if no changes were made.
Notice deadline: N/A
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Related tax terms
Form 843, Claim for Refund and Request for Abatement