IRS Notice CP85A – Please Help Us Confirm Your Filing Status
CP85A notifies you that the IRS needs confirmation of your filing status.
Type of Notice: Return accuracy
Most common tax problem area: Return and Account Problems
Other tax problem areas: N/A
Why you received IRS Notice CP85A
- You filed a tax return with head of household filing status and claimed the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC).
- Based on information the IRS has in their system, this filing status may not be appropriate and you may not qualify for the EITC.
Your options to address IRS Notice CP85A
- Correct a return
- Clear up an account error
Notice deadline: N/A
If you miss the deadline: N/A
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