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Understanding Your CP142 Notice

We sent you this notice because you filed your information returns late.

What you need to do

  • You must get an extension of time to file so we can finish processing your returns. To request an extension, send us a letter with the information described in the notice along with a copy of the late return and the notice.
  • You must respond within 30 days from the date of the notice.

Answers to Common Questions

Where should I mail my response?
Mail your statement to the address at the top of the notice.

Can I fax the information?
Yes. You can fax your response to (801) 620-5555. Follow the instructions for the cover sheet as explained on your notice. Please don’t fax and mail your response.

Page Last Reviewed or Updated: 24-Mar-2017

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