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Return Information Notice - Code EL

We disallowed your Earned Income Tax Credit because you did not attach Form 3514, California Earned Income Tax Credit, or it was incomplete.

Why did I receive this notice code?
You must attach a completed Form 3514, California Earned Income Tax Credit to your return to qualify for the credit. We disallowed your credit because you did not attach this form to your return or it was incomplete.

What do I need to do?
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.

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

      PO BOX 1468
      SACRAMENTO CA 95812-1462

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