IRS Notice CP71D – Annual Balance Due Reminder Notice

CP71A is an annual statement of the total 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 CP71D

  1. You have an unpaid tax balance.
  2. The IRS is sending you a required annual statement of your balance due.
  3. The notice gives a date you should pay by to avoid additional collection actions.

Your options to address IRS Notice CP71D

  1. Make arrangements to pay
  2. Dispute the taxes owed
  3. Dispute the penalties

Notice deadline: 21 days

If you miss the deadline: Additional penalties and interest will accumulate and the IRS may proceed with enforcement action, such as filing a lien or issuing a levy.

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