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Formal Letter Closings

Formal Letter Closing Examples

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When closing a formal letter, you need to convey the appropriate amount of respect to the person receiving the letter. The following are all good ways to close a formal letter:

  • Best regards,
  • Regards
  • Sincerely,
  • Sincerely yours,
  • Yours sincerely,
  • Respectfully,
  • Respectfully yours,
  • Yours respectfully,
  • Yours truly,

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