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Amended Returns

Question: Can I file an amended Form 1040X electronically?

Answer:

The Form 1040X, Amended U.S. Individual Income Tax Return, isn't accepted electronically; only an original tax return may be electronically filed. You must file Form 1040X on paper and mail it to the IRS. If you're due a refund, the IRS will issue you a check; a refund on an amended return can't be deposited directly to your bank account.

Additional Information:


Category: Electronic Filing (e-file)
Subcategory: Amended Returns

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