Use this sample formal excuse letter when you need to provide a formal written excuse for missing work.
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Sample Formal Excuse Letter
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Dear Mr./Ms. Last Name:
Please accept this letter as formal notification that I was unable to attend work on September 1, 2008 due to illness.
Please let me know if I can provide any further information.
Your Typed Name
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