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What Is the IRS 1040X Form?
If you ever discover an error on a tax return, or 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…

What Are Tax Amendments?
The IRS allows you to correct mistakes on a tax return you've already filed by filing an amended tax return. Read more…

Video: How to Amend Taxes that Are Already Filed
Many people make mistakes when filling out their tax returns, but it's not the end of the world. Watch this video to learn more about amending past tax returns. Read more…

Tax Tips for Avoiding E-file Rejections
The Internal Revenue Service can reject your e-filing for a wide range of reasons. However, if you implement some basic tips, you may be able to avoid unnecessary e-file rejections. Read more…

Video: When to Use Tax Form 1040X
Unless you've amended a tax return before, you may not know why taxpayers file a 1040X or when you should use it yourself. This is because filing a 1040X form is only necessary to correct certain types of errors or omissions on an original tax return after it's been filed with the IRS. Watch this video to find out more about amending prior tax returns. Read more…


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