We are unable to process your claim for the tax period(s) shown above.
We received and reviewed your Injured Spouse Allocation, Form 8379. Injured Spouse Allocation is meant for an overpayment that offsets to a federal or tax debt that is owed by only one spouse. Since you received your return was not a joint return, you do not qualify for injured spouse relief.”
Below is my reply to the Internal Revenue Service -
“Dear Sir or Madame:
Robert D Flach”
Besides the basic absurdity of the letter – I thought all IRS correspondence was now in simple and proper English.
“Since you received your return was not a joint return . . .”