Electronic Filing Now Available for Form 1040-X
You can now file Form 1040-X electronically with tax filing software to amend 2019 Forms 1040 and 1040-SR. To do so, you must have e-filed your original 2019 return. For more details, see our latest news release on this topic.
Paper filing is still an option for Form 1040-X.
File Form 1040-X to do the following.
- Correct Forms 1040, 1040-A, 1040-EZ, 1040-NR, or 1040-NR EZ.
- Make certain elections after the prescribed deadline.
- Change amounts previously adjusted by the IRS.
- Make a claim for a carryback due to a loss or unused credit.