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10 Tax Tips for Filing an Amended Return
Say you happily filed your tax return by the end of February and were the envy of all your friends, but in June you realized you forgot to include income from last summer's freelance job. Don’t worry, all you need to do is file an amended return using Form 1040X. Read more…

Can I Redo My Taxes and Should I?
Congress sets the laws that change the current and future regulations around taxes. But some of these changes can also retroactively affect taxes from previous filings. You might be wondering, "Does that mean I can redo my taxes and save more?" We'll dive into that question and the answer below. Read more…

What is the IRS 1040X Form?
If you ever discover an error on a tax return, realize you qualify for deductions or credits you didn't take, or forgot to include some income, you may be able to amend your return by filing a Form 1040X. When you prepare the 1040X, it's not necessary to complete a brand new tax return. Form 1040X only requires that you update the numbers that will change. Read more…

How to File Tax Amendments
The Internal Revenue Code is lengthy and complex, which can sometimes mean that your personal income tax return includes some errors and omissions. The IRS allows you to voluntarily correct the mistakes you later discover by filing an amended tax return. However, you have to adhere to all eligibility criteria before filing the amendment. Read more…

Amending Your Income Tax Return
What if you've sent in your income tax return and then discover you made a mistake? You can make things right by filing an amended tax return using Form 1040X. You can make changes to a tax return to capture a tax break you missed the first time around or to correct an error that might increase your tax. Read more…


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