IRS Notice LT24 – We Need More Information


The IRS has received your inquiry about a payment plan. You need to contact the IRS within 7 days with financial information.

Type of notice: Unpaid balance

Possible next step: Address an IRS bill for unpaid taxes

Also see: IRS penalties

Why you received IRS Notice LT24

  1. You either filed a tax return with a balance due or the IRS filed a tax return on your behalf with a balance due.
  2. You contacted the IRS and indicated that you were unable to pay the balance due in full, but would like a payment plan.
  3. The IRS sent LT24 to request that you contact them within 7 days to discuss your financial situation. The letter asks that you have income and expense information available when you call.

Notice deadline: 7 days

If you miss the deadline: The IRS may proceed with enforced collection actions such as issuing a levy or filing a notice of tax lien.

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