Notice CP2801C – Incorrect Withholdings

The IRS has begun sending out Notice CP2801C indicating that the taxpayer may have incorrectly claimed exempt status or more than a specified number of withholding allowances. If the IRS determines the taxpayer does not have adequate withholding, the IRS can tell the employer to withhold federal income tax at an increased rate by issuing a “lock-in letter.” 

If you receive this notice or need more information, please contact Gallati Professional Services (585-445-7285;

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