The Motley Fool Discussion Boards
Financial Planning / Tax Strategies
|Subject: Re: Amended Tax Return||Date: 7/31/2012 11:55 PM|
|Author: TMFPMarti||Number: 116480 of 119695|
What specifically is required in order to file an amended return?
In all cases Form 1040X.
Never include a new 1040. Anything that changes there is reflected on the 1040X.
If any Schedule or attachment changes, a copy of the new one.
If you use software make sure to check the software instructions before you start. You'll wind up with an amended 1040, so make sure it's properly labeled so you don't confuse it with the original filing.
Rule Your Retirement Home Fool
|Copyright 1996-2013 trademark and the "Fool" logo is a trademark of The Motley Fool, Inc. Contact Us|