We denied your Form 8716 request because your deferral period is more than 3 months. We’ll mail your denied Form 8716 separately.
What you need to do
File your annual return at the end of your tax year, usually Dec. 31st.
Answers to Common Questions
What is a “deferral period”?
It means the number of months between the last day of the elected tax year and the last day of the required tax year.
How to get help
- Call the 800, 866 or 888 number listed on the top right corner of your notice.
- Authorize someone (such as an accountant) to contact the IRS on your behalf using Form 2848, Power of Attorney and Declaration of Representative (PDF)
- See if you qualify for help from a Low Income Taxpayer Clinic.