It’s never fun to receive random letters from the IRS.
If there’s one thing I count on in my relationship with the IRS, is that no news is usually good news. So if a random letter shows up in the mail from the IRS, I get a small pit in my stomach. Because it’s either a new scam of some kind, or worse, it’s not at all. Then comes the fear that somehow I owe them more money.
Well, sure enough recently, some Mainers have started seeing some random letters from the IRS, and no, they are not a scam of any kind. However, you might be able to breathe a small sigh of relief, depending on your tax situation. the letters aren’t a bill, and it’s not asking for more money, but….
It’s not a letter you just wanna throw away and forget about.
These letters have to do with your stimulus check situation when you filed your taxes. There was wording on the tax form that allowed you to declare whether or not you got all your stimulus money. And that if…