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Collection Due Process (CDP)

CDP procedures are available to you if you've received any one of the following notices:

  • Notice of Federal Tax Lien
  • Notice of Intent to Levy

CDP Procedure

  • You have 30 days to request a hearing to preserve your right to go to Court.
  • Complete Form 12153, Request for a Collection Due Process or Equivalent Hearing
    • It is important you identify all your reasons for your disagreements.
  • The completed Form 12153 should be sent to the same address that is shown on your Lien or Levy Notice.
  • If your request is not received within 30 days, you are still entitled to an Appeals hearing. However, if you still disagree with the Appeals determination you cannot go to Court.

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Page Last Reviewed or Updated: 05-Nov-2014