IRS Notice CP71 – Annual Balance Due Reminder Notice

CP71 is an annual statement of an unpaid balance due.

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Type of Notice: Unpaid balance

Most common tax problem area: IRS bill for unpaid taxes

Other tax problem areas: IRS penalties

Why you received IRS Notice CP71

  1. You have an unpaid tax balance, but your account is currently in deferred status.
  2. The IRS is sending you a required annual statement of your total balance due.
  3. Although a payment is not required currently, the notice gives a date you should pay by, if you want to keep additional penalties and interest from accumulating.

 

Notice deadline: N/A

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