IRS Notice CP 22E - Examination Adjustment Notice, Balance Due

This notice informs the taxpayer of a balance due because of an audit examination of their return.

Sections of the Notice:

  • Header - This area contains the Notice Number, the notice date, your Social Security Number and the IRS contact number.
  • Explanation - The explanation portion details the IRS audit adjustments to the tax return and will state the balance due for the adjustments made.
  • Response - If you agree with the adjustment, submit a payment for the balance due with the coupon provided. If you cannot make payment of the balance due, call the IRS at number listed in the header section to discuss payment options or to setup an installment agreement. If you have questions or do not agree with the adjustment, contact the IRS at number listed in the header section.