IRS Notice CP62 – We’ve Applied Your Payment to Your Account
The IRS sends CP62 to notify you that a missing payment you made was located and has now been applied to your account.
Type of Notice: Account information or change
Most common tax problem area: IRS return and account problems
Other tax problem areas: IRS bill for unpaid taxes
Why you received IRS Notice CP62
- You made a payment to the IRS and it was not applied to the tax year that you requested.
- The IRS located the missing payment and transferred it to your account.
- The IRS sent CP62 to notify you that the payment was transferred. The notice also explains that you have a refund balance or what your current balance due is.
Your options to address IRS Notice CP62
- Dispute the taxes you owe
- Dispute the penalties
- Make arrangements to pay
Notice deadline: 21 days
If you miss the deadline: Additional penalties and interest will accumulate.
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