Understanding Your CP562A Notice

 

What this notice is about

Important information about your Form W-7A, Application for Taxpayer Identification Number for Pending U.S. Adoptions. Your application was incomplete.


What you need to do

  • Complete the response form at the end of this notice and provide the specific information or supporting documentation requested within 60 days of the date on the notice.
  • When you receive a Social Security number (SSN) for this child, complete the response form with the SSN and fax or mail it using the information provided on the form.

You may want to

  • If you have additional questions, call the IRS at 737-800-5511 or 267-941-1000 (for international calls).

Frequently asked questions

How long is an ATIN useful?
An ATIN is valid for 2 years. However, if you don’t have a SSN for your adoptive child, you can request a one year extension. For more information, see instructions for completing a Form W-7A, Application for Taxpayer Identification Number for Pending U.S. Adoptions.

 

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