I got a CP22A form from the IRS saying I owe money, what can I do?

I have filed through turbotax since 2005 and never had to owe money before.  I try to make the process as easy as possible.  I have one job.  No strange deductions.  I just file what was based on my W2.  I also had the same job for 7 years.

Anyway, in 2011 tax year I was the victim of identity theft.  And apparently the other person used turbotax and filed using my information.  They filed earlier so I couldn't file electronically.   I sent all the paperwork about the theft to the police and to the IRS.  I think they sent one form back (after a year) that they received the request.

For that 2011 tax year, I wasn't able to file electronically.  I file my information based on information from turbotax, through the mail.  Turbotax documents say I owe 9 dollars.  Now the IRS says I owe several thousand.  

I got the CP22A form that says I owe several thousand.   It basically says they corrected my 1040 tax form, you owe money.

I have to pay in a couple of weeks.  I will contact the IRS through the number, maybe visit a local office.  If they say I should just pay up.  What can I do?  Should I contact turbotax?  Should I get a tax lawyer?  I think the identity theft must of messed up information in their system.
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    Carefully review the letter to determine what the IRS changed and if you disagree the letter clearly states how to respond.

    http://www.irs.gov/Individuals/Understanding-your-CP22A-Notice
    • What else can I do before hand or what do I tell them.  I am really just going based on information from turbotax.  What should I look for in my turbotax 1040 form?
    • It says increase in tax (11+ thousand) and increase in tax withheld (-8000).    You owe 3000.  Maybe that was related to the fraud incident.
    • You should look at the letter & the 1040 form to see what they changed then call the number on the letter for clarification and direction. They are increasing your tax & withholdings so they must also be adding income, do you agree with that or not.
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