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You received a notice from the California Franchise Tax Board asking you to file a California tax return. This website contains information that can assist you in filing a tax return and resolving any questions you may have concerning the notice you received.

On this Website you can

  • Find answers to questions
  • Request additional time to reply to a notice
  • Reply to this notice
  • Get tax forms
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See below for a description of where to find the Notice Number on your notice

To allow us to provide the best service, please enter the 15 digit notice number (e.g., 01-0000000-000000) located at the left hand corner of the notice we mailed you. The notice number consists of 3 elements: a preset prefix, a notice identifier, and a notice date.

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