IRS Notice CP91 – Final Notice Before Levy on Social Security Benefits
The IRS intends to place a levy against 15% of your Social Security benefits.
Type of Notice: Unpaid balance
Likely next step: Address an IRS bill for unpaid taxes
Also see: IRS penalties
Why you received IRS Notice CP91
- You have a tax balance that was not paid by the due date.
- The IRS sent multiple notices requesting your payment, but never received payment.
- The IRS is informing you that it will take (levy) a portion of your Social Security benefits. It is the final notice before a levy on social security benefits starts.
Notice deadline: 30 days
If you miss the deadline: The IRS will issue a levy and begin taking 15% of your social security payment until you pay the balance or establish a payment arrangement.
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