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Return Information Notice – Code CY

We disallowed your Earned Income Tax Credit because your earned income exceeds the limit for your number of qualifying children.

Why did I receive this notice code?
Your earned income exceeds the limit for your number of qualifying children.

What do I need to do?
Review the Earned Income Tax Credit Table in Form 3514, Earned Income Tax Credit.

If you agree with our revisions, you do not need to contact us. Please update your records. If you have a revised balance due, please pay the amount due.

If you do not agree with our revisions, contact the Filing Compliance Bureau:

  • Phone: 916.845.7089.
  • Send your explanation and supporting documents to us by:
    • Fax: 916.845.9351.
    • Mail:

      FRANCHISE TAX BOARD MS 151
      PO BOX 1468
      SACRAMENTO CA 95812-1462

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