Taxes: user guide to fully understand your tax notice

Taxes: user guide to fully understand your tax notice

Income tax notices are starting to arrive by email or by post. Taxpayers may be required to pay an additional amount.

Instructions for fully understanding your tax notice

It is a ritual for the French. After filing their tax return in the spring, they receive their tax notice in August. However, taxpayers may be required to pay an additional amount. To know exactly how much you are paying as part of the withholding tax, you have to check if your tax return is strictly equal to the amount of tax, then you do not have to do anything.

Declaration modifiable until December 15

But the calculation may be slightly random. In this case, you may have an additional balance to pay or a refund if you benefit from a tax credit. The tax rate may also change, if the taxpayer’s income has changed. It comes into force in September and appears separately on the new tax notice. In case of doubt, the declaration can be modified until December 15 on the site impot.gouv.fr