IRS Notice CP71H – Annual Balance Due Reminder Notice


CP71H is an annual statement of an account with an unpaid balance due to a Shared Responsibility Payment. You need to make arrangements for payment.

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Type of Notice: Unpaid balance

Most common tax problem area: IRS bill for unpaid taxes

Why you received IRS Notice CP71H

  1. You have an unpaid shared responsibility payment due.
  2. The IRS is sending you a required annual statement of your balance due.

Your options to address IRS Notice CP71H

  1. Make arrangements to pay
  2. Dispute the taxes owed

Notice deadline: 21 days

If you miss the deadline: Additional interest will accumulate and the IRS may apply your tax refund to the unpaid balance.

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