IRS Letter 89C – Amended Return Required to Correct Account
The IRS is requesting that you file an amended tax return.
Type of Notice: Return accuracy
Likely next step: File an amended return
Also see: IRS penalties
Why you received IRS Letter 89C
- You omitted information from your tax return.
- You contacted the IRS to correct the error.
- The IRS sent Letter 89C to notify you that an amended return must be filed to correct the error.
Notice deadline: N/A
Want more help?
Your tax professional can deal with the IRS for you. Learn more about H&R Block’s Tax Audit & Notice Services. Or make an appointment for a free consultation with a local tax professional by calling 855-536-6504 or finding a local tax pro.
Get help from an IRS expert
H&R Block’s experts can solve any IRS problem, no matter how complex.
You might file an amended return if you’ve already filed and need to make changes. Learn how to track your amended return from the experts at H&R Block.
The IRS won't open an audit simply because you file an amended return. But, there are things you should know about filing Form 1040X.
Need help deciding if you need to file an amended return (IRS Form 1040X)? Get the facts from the tax experts at H&R Block.
Don't confuse the IRS and make your situation worse by filing an amended return when you shouldn't. Learn more from the tax experts at H&R Block.
Get the facts from H&R Block about the four types of IRS penalty relief, and which IRS penalty relief option may be best for your situation.