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Understanding your CP12M Notice
We made changes to the computation of the Making Work Pay and/or Government Retiree Credits on your return.
What you need to do
- Review the notice, and compare our changes to the information on your tax return.
- If you agree with the changes we made, do nothing; you should receive a refund check in 4-6 weeks, as long as you don't owe other tax or debts we're required to collect.
- If you don't agree, call 1-800-829-8374 to review your account or contact us by mail. Include any correspondence or documentation.
You may want to...
- Download copies of the following materials (if they weren't included with your notice):
- Call 1-800-TAX-FORM (1-800-829-3676) to have forms and publications mailed to you.
Answers to Common Questions
What is the Making Work Pay Credit?
The Making Work Pay Credit is a refundable tax credit that can go up to $400 for individuals and to $800 for married taxpayers.
How can taxpayers get this credit?
Even if your federal income tax withholding was reduced because of the credit, you must complete a Schedule M, Making Work Pay, and claim the credit on your income tax return to benefit from it.
What happens if I don't receive a paycheck from an employer?
You can claim the credit on your 2010 income tax return by filing a Schedule M, Making Work Pay.
What is the Government Retiree Credit?
Taxpayers can take a credit of $250 ($500 if married and both spouses qualify) if you or your spouse received a pension or annuity payment in 2010 for service performed for the U.S. Government or any U.S. state or local government, and the service was not covered by social security. But you cannot take the credit if you and your spouse both received a $250 economic recovery payment.
Tips for next year
- In 2011, when you file your taxes for tax year 2010, complete Schedule M to see if you are eligible for the Making Work Pay and Government Retiree Credits.
- Consider filing your taxes electronically. Filing online can help you avoid mistakes and find credits and deductions that you may qualify for. In many cases you can file for free. Learn more about e-file.
Page Last Reviewed or Updated: 19-Feb-2014
The Tax Return Amendment
Tax return amendment Index A Additional Medicare Tax, Reminders, Additional Medicare Tax withholding. Tax return amendment Aliens, nonresident, Withholding income taxes on the wages of nonresident alien employees. Tax return amendment , Withholding adjustment for nonresident alien employees. Tax return amendment Assistance (see Tax help) C COBRA premium assistance credit, Reminders COBRA Premium Assistance Credit, COBRA premium assistance credit. Tax return amendment Commodity wages, Commodity wages. Tax return amendment Crew leaders, Crew Leaders, 10. Tax return amendment Federal Unemployment (FUTA) Tax D Deposit Penalties, Deposit Penalties Deposit rules Electronic funds transfer, 7. Tax return amendment Depositing Taxes Lookback period, Lookback period. Tax return amendment Differential wage payments, Reminders Disregarded entities, Reminders E Electronic deposits, Electronic deposit requirement. Tax return amendment Electronic payment, Reminders Electronic reporting, Calendar Employee defined, 2. Tax return amendment Who Are Employees? Employer identification number (EIN), Employer identification number (EIN). Tax return amendment Employers of farmworkers, 2. Tax return amendment Who Are Employees? Exemption from withholding, Exemption from federal income tax withholding. Tax return amendment F Farmworkers Crew leaders, Crew Leaders Defined, 2. Tax return amendment Who Are Employees? Federal unemployment (FUTA) taxes, 10. Tax return amendment Federal Unemployment (FUTA) Tax Forms 843, Form 843. Tax return amendment 940, 10. Tax return amendment Federal Unemployment (FUTA) Tax 943, 8. Tax return amendment Form 943 943-X, Prior Year Adjustments I-9, Reminders W-2, Filing corrections to Forms W-2 and W-3. Tax return amendment W-4, Reminders, Form W-4. Tax return amendment W-4(SP), Reminders, Form W-4. Tax return amendment H H-2A visa holders, Compensation paid to H-2A visa holders. Tax return amendment Household employees Employment tax withholding, Household employees. Tax return amendment I Income tax withholding How to figure, How To Figure Federal Income Tax Withholding Percentage method, 13. Tax return amendment Federal Income Tax Withholding Methods Wage bracket method, 13. Tax return amendment Federal Income Tax Withholding Methods Who must withhold, 5. Tax return amendment Federal Income Tax Withholding Independent contractor, 2. Tax return amendment Who Are Employees? L Lookback period, Lookback period. Tax return amendment N Noncash wages, Commodity wages. Tax return amendment P Penalties, Deposit Penalties Prior year adjustments, Prior Year Adjustments Publications (see Tax help) Q Qualified subchapter S subsidiaries (QSubs), Reminders R Reconciling Forms W-2, W-3, and 943, 11. Tax return amendment Reconciling Wage Reporting Forms Reconciling wage reporting forms, 11. Tax return amendment Reconciling Wage Reporting Forms S Share farmers, Share farmers. Tax return amendment Social security and Medicare withholding, 4. Tax return amendment Social Security and Medicare Taxes Social security number (SSN), Social security number (SSN). Tax return amendment Spouses who own and operate a business together , Business Owned and Operated by Spouses Supplemental wages, Supplemental wages. Tax return amendment T Tax help, How To Get Tax Help Taxpayer identification number, 1. Tax return amendment Taxpayer Identification Numbers Trust fund recovery penalty, Trust fund recovery penalty. Tax return amendment TTY/TDD information, How To Get Tax Help W Withholding Income tax, 5. Tax return amendment Federal Income Tax Withholding Nonresident aliens, Withholding adjustment for nonresident alien employees. Tax return amendment Supplemental wages, Supplemental wages. Tax return amendment Prev Up Home More Online Publications