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Privacy Notification Page—IRS Nonprofit Returns

The Purpose of This Page

This page is used to report PRIVACY VIOLATIONS on IRS nonprofit tax returns. Examples of a privacy violation include:

You must use the Internet or send us a letter to report a privacy problem.
Do not call. Your request must be in writing.

We recommend that you email us at

After you submit your notification, we will examine the form and look for problems. If problems are discovered the following actions will be taken:

Please note carefully: we will only redact these government documents for very specific privacy violations, such as the inclusion of a Social Security Number. For all other changes you must notify the IRS directly. We do not have the authority to alter government documents without government authorization. It is your responsibility to notify the IRS if you wish to see these public documents changed beyond the redaction of Social Security Numbers.


More About Privacy

Learn more about how we deal with privacy issues on our page about privacy and the IRS.


You May Write Us Instead

If you prefer, you may submit your request by postal mail to:

1005 Gravenstein Highway North
Sebastopol, CA 95472

We recommend that you email us at

Your request must be in writing. No phone calls please. We cannot alter a government document based on a telephone call. Thank you for your cooperation.

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