Understanding Your CP249B Notice


What this notice is about

You are receiving this notice because our records indicate that you did not timely file Form 8872, Political Organization Report of Contributions and Expenditures, for the period on the notice.

What you need to do

  • Pay the amount due shown on the notice.
  • If you believe that your Form 8872 was filed timely or that reasonable cause exists for your failure to file the form timely, please complete and sign the page of the notice providing an explanation and mail it to the IRS address at the top of the notice.

Frequently asked questions

Should I include a payment if I did not file timely or do not have reasonable cause?

If you don't have reasonable cause for filing late, mail your payment with the payment stub from the bottom of the first page of the notice.

Will my organization be subject to additional penalties and interest?

If you don't pay the amount due by the due date on the notice, we'll charge interest and additional penalties may apply.

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