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Understanding Your CP216F Notice

We approved your request for an extension to file your Form 5500 series and/or 8955-SSA.

What you need to do

  • Keep this notice for your records.
  • File your required form by your new due date shown on the notice.

You may want to

Answers to Common Questions

Where can I go for more information about Employee Benefit Plans?
For more information on Employee Benefit Plans, see Retirement Plans Community.

Tips for next year

Be sure to mail your Form 5558 on or before the due date of your return.

Page Last Reviewed or Updated: 15-Jan-2016

How to get help

  • Call the 1-800, 1-866 or 1-888 number listed on the top right corner of your notice.
  • Authorize someone (e.g., accountant) to contact the IRS on your behalf using Form 2848.
  • See if you qualify for help from a Low Income Taxpayer Clinic.