Tax return mistakes are not uncommon. Since taxes can be extremely complicated and the documents required to file them properly are sometimes difficult to understand, mistakes occur more than you may expect. This is especially true for taxpayers filing their own returns. Now add to the mix that a lot has changed with the passage of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.
Often in an IRS audit, the tax examiner will ask for your mileage log at the beginning of the audit. If you do not have a mileage log, what should you do?
Have you received an IRS notice or letter and are afraid to open it? Don’t worry; many of these letters can be resolved easily and painlessly. Every year, the IRS sends millions of letters and notices to taxpayers requesting payment of taxes, notifying them of a change to their tax account, or to request additional information.
A CP2000 Notice is typically generated when the IRS computers determine a mismatch of income or deductions between information you reported on your tax return and information documents it receives from third parties.
When you file a tax return and fail to pay the balance due the IRS will begin sending you a series of collection notices or letters.
Small Business Owners in Manhattan, Queens, Brooklyn, Staten Island and the Bronx Receive IRS “Notice Of Possible Income Underreporting”
The IRS has recently sent a “Notice of Possible Income Underreporting” to thousands of small businesses asking them to review and confirm that they correctly reported their income on last year’s tax returns. Almost 20,000 businesses throughout the country have received the letter.
Taxpayers from Manhattan, The Bronx, Brooklyn and Queens to Long Island City, Mineola and Garden City are Receiving IRS Notice CP-2000 Notice of Underreported Income
IRS Notice CP 2000 is referred to as the Notice of Proposed Adjustment for Underpayment/Overpayment and is among the most common notices sent out by the IRS.
The IRS compares the information reported by employers, banks, businesses and other payers on forms W-2, 1098, 1099, etc., with income and deductions reported on your income tax return. If you failed to report any income, payments, and/or credits (or if you overstated certain deductions) on an income tax return, you may receive a Notice CP-2000.