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Understanding Your CP248 Notice

We issue this notice when you didn’t make a Federal Tax Deposit (FTD) through an approved electronic method such as the Electronic Federal Tax Payment System (EFTPS).


What you need to do

  • Review your tax records for the deposits you make during the tax period.
  • Determine why you made your deposits incorrectly.
  • Make all future FTDs electronically.

You may want to...

  • Review deposit procedures and how to make your deposits electronically.
  • Visit www.EFTPS.gov or call 1-800-555-4477 for more information on using EFTPS for making FTD.

Answers to Common Questions

How do I enroll in EFTPS?
An ATIN extension is only valid for one additional year.

Where can I find more information about deposit requirements? 
Refer to Publication 15 for more information on “Depositing Taxes”.


Tips for next year

Make all FTDs electronically with EFTPS.

Page Last Reviewed or Updated: 10-Jan-2017

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