IRS Notice CP14 – Balance Due
The IRS is requesting payment of the balance due on your individual income tax return, including any penalties charged.
Editor’s Note: Did you receive a CP14 Notice for your 2021 joint tax return? Please review this IRS Statement on CP14 balance due notices that were sent out in error.
Type of notice: Unpaid balance
Likely next step: Address an IRS bill for unpaid taxes
Also see: IRS penalties
Why you received IRS Notice CP14
- You filed a tax return that had a balance due.
- You did not pay the taxes owed by the due date.
Notice deadline: 21 days
If you miss the deadline: The IRS will continue to request payment and penalties and interest will accrue.
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